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William Ernest COLLINS

Regimental number612
Date of birth--/09/1885
Place of birthLiverpool England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPurser
Address...
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, W E Collins Chartered Accountant, 4 Harrington Street, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date6 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentColour SGT
Unit name16th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF16
Promotion date: 7 May 1915

FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916

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