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William Edward SHEARER

Regimental number3159
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLoco fireman
AddressDwellingup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, E R Shearer, Dwellingup, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918

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