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William John INKSTER

Regimental number4804
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressSwan Terrace, Semaphore, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinDaughter, Miss J Inkster C/o F M Inkster, Esplanade, Semaphore, South Australia
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 16), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
150
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Andrena INKSTER, Susan Terrace, Semaphone, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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