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William Henry MORTON

Regimental number1161
Place of birthEuroa Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPainter
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs R Morton, 1 Leicester Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date25 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 March 1915
Date of death31 October 1965
Place of burialFootscray Cemetery

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