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William John PHILPOTT

Regimental number29773
Place of birthBriagolong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFisherman
AddressPort Franklin, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Philpott, Port Franklin, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 119
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Date of death21 November 1947
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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