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William Edwin FULTON

Regimental number2164
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolMillchester State School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMacknade, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Fulton, Macknade, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets
Enlistment date20 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
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1918
Place of death or woundingNot known
Age at death21.7
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 30), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Augusta FULTON, Macnade, Herbert River, North Queensland. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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