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William PURVIS

Regimental number6880
Place of birthLubeck Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressGoltin Goltin via Lubeck, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Purvis, Goltin Goltin via Lubeck, Victoria
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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