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William Arthur BOLTON

Regimental number1883
Place of birthGlenferrie, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressStockdale via Stratford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W C Bolton, Stockdale via Stratford, Victoria
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 26 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 61826 Pte George BOLTON, 13th General Service Reinforcements, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.
Date of death20 March 1967
Place of burialMerbein Cemetery, Victoria

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