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William Stanton LADSON

Regimental number3700
Place of birthMoroan via Glenrowan, Victoria
SchoolMcBruns State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMiddle Park, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs J M Ladson, 273 Dank Street, Middle Park, Victoria
Previous military service16th ALH; Served in Thoona Light Horse.
Enlistment date27 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 October 1918
Place of death or woundingBellicourt, France in 1918
Age at death26.2
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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