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William Henry BAKER

Regimental number2606
Place of birthLevena, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBonegilla PO, Bonegilla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 7"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinFather, James Baker, Bonegilla PO, Bonegilla, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 September 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 September 1917
Place of enlistmentWangaratta, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Discharge date23 November 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 October 1975
Place of burialAlbury Lawn Cemetery

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