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William Gemmell ANDERSON

Regimental number5
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
Other NamesAnderson, William Gennell
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressEnmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 9.5"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Neven Anderson, 4 Marion Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 January 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ANDERSON William Gemmell

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