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William NELSON

Regimental number6306
Place of birthDaylesford Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCompositor
AddressLeonora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Albert Nelson, 93 York Street, Subiaco, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919

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