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William John Elvet LEWIS

Regimental number3678
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressGoodwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Lewis, Somerset Avenue, Clarence Park, Goodwood, South Australia
Enlistment date8 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps Working Party
FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 2061 William John LEWIS for first period of service.

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