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William ECCLES

Regimental number5004
Place of birthNapier, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSaughterman
Address5 Bute Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Vickery, 5 Bute Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Place of enlistmentSeymour, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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