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William Bertrand Powell ASHBY

Regimental number60637
Place of birthDerby England
ReligionBaptist
OccupationStudent
Address26 Munro Street, Auburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W B Ashby, 12 Wattle Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Enlistment date2 April 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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