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William POTTS

Regimental number1727
Place of birthBuxton England
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLabourer
AddressBalhannah, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Potts, 251 Andrew Street, Compstall, Cheshire, England
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Place of burialNoreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial Row B, Grave No. 36), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
151
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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