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William Robert Newburn

Regimental number2158
Place of birthKaitangata New Zealand
ReligionCofC
OccupationMiner and driver
AddressMerewether Street, Merewether, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Newburn, Merewether Street, Merewether, New South Wales
Previous military service16th Infantry
Enlistment date10 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan MacGillivray on 3 May 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 December 1972

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