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Samuel BILSTON

Regimental number5548
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address38 Atherton Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Agnes Bilston, 38 Atherton Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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