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William Stanley ZUCKER

Regimental number53834
Place of birthRedfern, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 8"
Weight139 lbs
Next of kinFather, E.J. Zucker, 16 Smith Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceSenior Cadets (4 years); 35th Infantry (1 year, still serving)
Enlistment date4 April 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 March 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Feldmarschall on 19 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
FateDied of disease 20 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave 185A), North Tidworth, Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ernest J. and Lavie ZUCKER
Other details

War service: England.

Embarked Sydney, 19 June 1918; disembarked London, England, 26 August 1918; marched into 14th Training Bn, 26 August 1918, and allotted to 13th Bn reinforcements.

Admitted to Bde Clearing Hospital, 28 August 1918 (bronchitis); marched into 14th Training Bn, 31 August 1918.

Transferred to Artillery Details, 10 October 1918; marched into Reserve Bde Australian Artillery, Heytesbury, 11 October 1918.

Admitted to Sutton Veny Hospital, 14 October 1918 (influenza).

Died, Fargo Military Hospital, 20 October 1918 (pneumonia).

Buried, Tidworth Military Cemetery, 24 October 1918.

Medal: British War Medal.
SourcesNAA: B2455, ZUCKER William Stanley

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