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William James MAIN

Regimental number927
Place of birthMiddle Park, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressWoorak West, via Nhill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs A Anderson, Woorak West, via Nhill, Victoria
Enlistment date21 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1279
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 13 May 1917
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Clerk and Elizabeth MAIN

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