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William George SUTTON

Regimental number57165
Date of birth10 May 1879
Place of birthMoonta, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDrover
AddressOodnadatta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Height5' 7"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinBrother, Mr Richard Sutton, Public School, East Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceYes 3 1/2 years Yoh 1st F.A.C Calcutta India
Enlistment date30 November 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Unit name3rd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (South Australia)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Discharge date26 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Oxfordshire', 10 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 10 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 26 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death27 December 1933
SourcesNAA: B2455, SUTTON William George

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