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William Ernerst DOWSETT

Regimental number544
Place of birthPort Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
AddressWebber Street, Queenstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Dowsett, Webber Street, Queenstown, South Australia
Enlistment date17 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt William Ernest Dowsett on NR

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