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William Francis NOLAN

Regimental number3220
Place of birthRoma, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressTammin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 11"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Beatrice Nolan, 48 Attfield Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3219 Pte Henry NOLAN, 28th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917; 4098 Pte Garrett Patrick NOLAN, 50th Bn, returned to Australia, 18 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NOLAN William Francis

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