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William Henry SANDS

Regimental number1123
Place of birthOswestry England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCowra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, R Sands, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England
Enlistment date14 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGREN
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 June 1918
Date of death26 August 1968
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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