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William ELLIS

Regimental number3053
Place of birthSwansea Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer's assistant
AddressNorthumberland Avenue, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alice Maud Ellis, 54 Mullin Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 31 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 2 April 1919
Date of death4 September 1949
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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