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William Allen McNAMARA

Regimental number4106
Place of birthWarialda, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressGoondiwindi, West Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25.3
Height5' 10.5"
Weight152 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Jane McNamara, Lauriston, Boggabilla, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 June 1916
Place of enlistmentWarwick, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Discharge date29 September 1919
Other details

Wounded in action, 26 September 1917 (gun shot wound, left arm).

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 10 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 29 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McNAMARA William Allen

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