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William George Owen ROGERS

Regimental number7119
Place of birthQuindaning Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill hand
AddressPindalup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Rogers, Marradong, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 October 1917
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 9A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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