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William John Marcus COOKSON

Regimental number35598
Place of birthTemora New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCable operator
Address95 Elliot Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Reginald G Cookson, 95 Elliot Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, May 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919

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