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William Young * WATSON

Regimental number1647
Place of birthBlenheim, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M M Watson, Randwick Town, Blenheim, New Zealand
Enlistment date25 November 1914
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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