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William McEWAN

Regimental number7067
True NameALLISON, William Lowrie
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address625 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Cowie, Percy Street, Lambton, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row N, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Lancelot and Hanah ALLISON; husband of Isabella ALLISON, 20 Nicholson Street, Balmain East, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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