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William Patrick PURCELL

Regimental number2777
Place of birthWalcha New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressStratford via Dungog, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, J Purcell, Tamworth PO, Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917

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