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William McCARTNEY

Regimental number4271
Place of birthBeechworth Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBootmaker
Address1 Cliff Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr J T McCartney, 1 Cliff Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Date of death2 May 1955
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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