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William Harold RANDALL

Regimental number56129
Date of birth14 August 1898
Place of birthBalaclava, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCleaner, SAR
AddressPeterborough, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.6
Height5' 5"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, W Randall, Warramboo via Port Lincoln, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Senior Cadets; 18 months in the 81st Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date8 May 1918
Place of enlistmentPeterborough, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Discharge date16 September 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 22 July 1919; discharged; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 16 September 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death12 February 1923 Accidental drowning
Age at death26
Place of burialQuorn Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, RANDALL William Harold

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