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William Austin Joseph ROACH

Regimental number1242
Place of birthCornwall England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Addressc/o Mrs A Edlin, Koojan, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Roach, Wendron, Helston, Cornwall, England
Enlistment date19 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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