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William John NORRIS

Regimental number4759
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman Queensland Railways
AddressSturt Street, East Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss Elizabeth Norris, Sturt Street, East Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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