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William Shields Davison COCKBURN

Regimental number349
Place of birthShields England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address51 Bellevue Terrace, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Cockburn, Porchester, Shields, Newcastle-on-Tyne, England
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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