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William John Henry WATERS

Regimental number2707
Place of birthPalmerston North New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlumber
Address426 Cleveland Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Benjamin Waters, Bourke Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Elizabeth WATERS.
Miscellaneous detailsAlso embarked INF2REIN21, age 27

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