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William BURNS

Regimental number1379
Place of birthPalmers Island New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWheelwright
AddressPalmers Island, Clarence River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, John Burns, Palmers Island Clarence River, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 August 1916

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