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William Stanley HELSON

Regimental number1931
Place of birthLiverpool, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSlater
AddressCroydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Henry Helson, 'Liscard', Wellington Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateDied of disease 12 October 1916
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDover (St. James) Cemetery (Plot M, Row K, Grave No. 40), Kent, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
139
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Phillis HELSON, 'Liscard', Wellington Street, Croydon, New South Wales. Native of Liverpool, England
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3808 Pte Albert Edward HELSON, 4th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 12 June 1919.

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