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William Joseph COMERFORD

Regimental number1892
Place of birthWest Maitland New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
Address'Netley', Horton Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Helena Comerford, 'Netley', Horton Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military service14th Infantry
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919

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