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William NEILSON

Regimental number2007
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Neilson, 65 Evelyn Street, Dennistown, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date13 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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