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William Charles BALCHIN

Regimental number1703
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWentworth PO, Wentworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Balchin, Wentworth PO, Wentworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2781
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1915

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