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William David CRAMOND

Regimental number5069
Place of birthJamberoo, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
Address34 Nowranie Street, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.3
Height5' 8.25"
Weight134 lbs
Next of kinFather, D Cramond, Kangaroo Valley, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Place of enlistmentNowra, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date29 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 5 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit: valvular disorder of the heart), Sydney, 29 June 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 August 1952
Age at death54
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA B2455 3440325

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