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Albert William BILSTON

Regimental number6457
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGardener
AddressSmythesdale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Winne Bilston, 8 Woodside Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date9 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 June 1961
Place of burialBallarat New Cemetery

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