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William MASON

Regimental number5413
Place of birthBeechworth Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressStanley via Beechworth, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Mr T Mason, Stanley via Beechworth, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Company
FateDied of wounds 22 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row K, Grave No. I), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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