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William James HILL

Regimental number1762
Date of birth14 February 1888
Place of birthAlbert Park, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPearler
Address74 Mary Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Hill, 74 Mary Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 14 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Other detailsFought at Gallipoli and later whilst serving in France was wounded and lost his right arm

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