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William James BURNS

Regimental number827
Place of birthClarence River New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBridge labourer
AddressHill Street, Quirindi, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Violet Burns, c/o J Pyon, Hill Street, Quirindi, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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