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William Edward BUTCHER

Regimental number872
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W H Butcher, 73 Peckhan Road, Camberwell, London, England
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917

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