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William George JACOBS

Regimental number2104
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressRingarooma, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Frederick Jacobs, Ringarooma, Tasmania
Enlistment date19 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 23 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919

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