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William MARSDEN

Regimental number3663
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWool piecer
AddressDunlop Street, Parramatta North, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Marsden, Dunlop Street, Parramatta North, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 April 1918
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row L, Grave No. 16), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Hannah MARSDEN, "Bretonneux", Dunlop Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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