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William Edward BINNS

Regimental number524
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill employee
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs May Josephine Binns, Mary Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military service11th Infantry
Enlistment date1 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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