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William Henry PICKERING

Regimental number2351
Place of birthWilmington South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr W Pickering, Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia
Enlistment date6 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Persia on 10 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


'Work near Proyart 23-26 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 30 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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