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William Keith ANDERSON

Regimental number1509
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Martin, The Rock, Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinR A Anderson, c/o Mrs Martin, The Rock, Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 May 1915
Date of death20 May 1915
Age at death25
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 5), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
31
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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