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William FOSTER

Regimental number2169
Place of birthKent, England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressPort Darwin, Northern Territory
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Eliz Egan, 71 Quarry Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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