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William Charles FRENCH

Regimental number5080
Place of birthDartford England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressDarenth, Vine Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, G T French, Hillhouse Road, Stone, Dartford, England
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 May 1976

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