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William Alexander COLLINS

Regimental number34610
Place of birthColeraine, Co. Londonderry, Ireland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBagool, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinBrother, Tom Collins, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, April 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Date of death8 October 1945
Place of burialGladstone Qld Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, COLLINS William Alexander

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