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William Arthur OTTAWAY

Regimental number540
Place of birthCristchurch New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressPO, Garfield, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kin..., Mrs Annie Ottaway, Leith, Scotland
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 October 1928

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