The AIF Project

William Hood BALL

Regimental number770
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCaroline Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Frances Jane Ball, Caroline Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, G Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1915
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3011 Pte Frank Richard BALL, 47th Bn, killed in action, 7 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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