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William Luke FOSTER

Regimental number1776
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
Address96 Harcourt Street, Auburn, Victoria
Marital statusMother
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Mary Foster, 33 Havelock Street, St. Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Date of death4 April 1965
Place of burialKew Cemetery

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