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William James BECKER

Regimental number2283
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse driver
Address21 Warren Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Ann Becker, 21 Warren Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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