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William Struthers CRAWFORD

Regimental number12601
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
Other NamesWilliam Strathers
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressWattlebury Road, Lower Mitcham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Height5' 7.25"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, J Crawford, 3 Brixton Cross, Glasgow, Scotland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 June 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance, attached 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 16 April 1920
Other details

War service: England

Embarked Melbourne, 6 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 27 July 1916.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Hororata', 16 April 1920; disembarked Adelaide, 7 June 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 4 October 1920.

War service: 5 years 81 days (of which 3 years 354 days were abroad)

Medal: British War Medal

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