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William Roy COOKE

Regimental number1845
Place of birthHindmarsh, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationCooper
AddressEllen Street, Croydon Park, Kilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Emma Cooke, Ellen Street, Croydon Park, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Signal Troop
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death6 December 1967

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