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William Joseph AUSTIN

Regimental number13494
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressWindsor, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Austin, Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 3, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Date of death24 September 1963
Place of burialToowong Cemetery

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