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William James BURNS

Regimental number15938
Place of birthTownsville, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressHotel Victoria, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Height5' 7"
Weight108 lbs
Next of kinMr John Robert Burns, The Pines, Goomboorian, Gympie, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 March 1917
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Unit nameAustralian Army Service Corps, 1st & 2nd Anzac Mounted Divisions, 15th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Port Darwin on 30 April 1918
SourcesNAA: B2455, BURNS William James

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