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William Jabez PORTEOUS

Regimental number28795
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
AddressWentworth Road, Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Porteous, Wentworth Road, Strathfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 14 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919

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