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William John COOMBE

Regimental number3628
Place of birthWaterfall Gulley, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 4"
Weight106 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Coombe, Kilkenny, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date26 May 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 June 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
Date of death30 June 1918
SourcesNAA: B2455, COOMBE William John

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