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William PURNELL

Regimental number7294
Place of birthCinchilla Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrazier
AddressChinchilla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Purnell, Lismore, Chinchilla, Queensland
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919

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