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William Francis Simeon PETTERSON

Regimental number849
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitters labourer
Address9 Ann Street, Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alfred James Petterson, 9 Ann Street, Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 October 1918
Date of death11 July 1961
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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