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William Thomas HEFFERNAN

Regimental number3145
Place of birthRockhampton Qld
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarter
Address88 North Street off Campbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Thomas Heffernan, 88 North Street off Campbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of disease 28 January 1918
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 14), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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