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William James LESTER

Regimental number1803
Place of birthBirmingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o W Wilson, General Store And PO, Crabbs Creek Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Lester, North Street, Hugglesthorpe Leicester, England
Enlistment date10 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919

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