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William BASKERVILLE

Regimental number5047
Place of birthMolong, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressMalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 6"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss B E Baskerville, 24 James Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date7 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 September 1959
Age at death68
Place of burialJunee Cemetery, New South Wales

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