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William Clarke FORSTER

Regimental number549
Place of birthEchuca Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressTongala East, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Forster, Tongala East, Victoria
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Date of death6 September 1938
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery

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