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William MARSHALL

Regimental number6949
Place of birthLargs Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressLoton Avenue, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Sarah Lawson Marshall, Loton Avenue, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Morcourt on 8 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 13 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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