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William MAKINS

Regimental number11372
Place of birthChristchurch New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressArjens Hill, Bowraville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Mrs A Lynch, Arjens Hill, Bowraville, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division MTMB
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Also mentioned in Corps Routine Order No 89, para 455, of 4 April 1917.
Recommendation date: 23 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919

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