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William Patrick ROCHE

Regimental number1692
Place of birthYarrawonga Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
Address132 Canning Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, John Carton Roche, 132 Canning Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death16 January 1949
Place of burialRushworth Cemetery

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