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William Henry BECKER

Regimental number1397
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Joachim Becker, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date13 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Other details

Re-enlisted, 13 November 1915, as 4252 Private, 24th Bn, 10th Reinforcement, and embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A18 'Wiltshire', on 7 March 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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