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William Thomas ATKINSON

Regimental number7146
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBasketmaker
AddressOakabella, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Atkinson, William Street, Newport, Victoria
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name4th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 January 1955

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