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William Rupert PATON

Regimental number29995
Place of birthLatrobe Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressHigh Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, W U Paton, 72 High Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 120
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918

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