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William Andrew McGUINNESS

Regimental number228
Place of birthCarnarvon Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSaw mill hand
AddressCarnarvon, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Thomas McGuinness, Bond Street, Carnarvon, Tasmania
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)40th Bn
Date of death6 April 1948
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery

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