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William Johnston PENFOLD

Regimental number1076
Place of birthScottsdale Tasmania
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationFarmer
Addressc/o B Jones c/o A J C Jones, Gawler, South Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinSister, Beania Jones, Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date19 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 April 1959

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