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William JONES

Regimental number3159
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressAlpine, Mittagong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFriend, Jack Thompson, 86 Harrington Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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