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William Somerville RODGERS

Regimental number3498
Place of birthKensington South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWindsor, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs A A Rodgers, 7 De Murska Street, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 June 1916
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialRue-David Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 3), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Margaret RODGERS; husband of Agnes RODGERS, 20 Charles Street, Prahran, Victoria

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