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William George CUST

Regimental number4472
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationTurner and fitter
Address58 Bevan Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, R W Cust, William Street, Port Fairy, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row B, Grave 13), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
46
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mary CUST
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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