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William BURNS

Regimental number95
Place of birthWigton England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCentral Coffee Palace, George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Burns, Stranrear, Wigtonshire, Scotland
Enlistment date23 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1916

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