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William Ernest GARRETT

Regimental number6803A
Place of birthLongford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 9.25"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M.J. Garrett, c/- Albion Hotel, Sale, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1917
Place of enlistmentSale, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 20th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, GARRETT William Ernest

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