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William BANKS

Regimental number4159
Place of birthManchester England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBox 2 Heywood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFriend, Miss A Trotter, 36 Silton Street, Harpurley Manchester, England
Enlistment date25 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 May 1951

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