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William Henry ETCHELL

Regimental number718
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressCampbelltown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinH Etchell, Campbelltown, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 October 1917
Place of burialHooge Cater Cemetery (Plot XV, Row D, Grave No. 7), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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