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William READER

Regimental number2060
Place of birthMilton, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter's labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, W Reader, Heron Road, Herne Hill, London, England
Enlistment date3 February 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Pioneer Battalion
FateDischarged 15 February 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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