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William POPPLEWELL

Regimental number2656
Place of birthKogarah New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer's contractor
AddressRamsgate Road, Sans Souci, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Pupplewell, Ramsgate Road, Sans Souci, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous detailsAlso embarked INF4REIN20, NOK Mrs E Popplewell, mother, "Cowreway", Kogarah Bay, Kogarah, NSW

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