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William George HOWELL

Regimental number3119
Place of birthBristol England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWickepin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Howell, 20 Portland Square, St Paul's, Bristol, England
Enlistment date10 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3119A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
113
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah HOWELL, 2 Graham Road, Easton, Bristol, England. Native of Nailsea, Somerset, England

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