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William SHEPHARD

Regimental number7321
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressCharters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinBrother, S Shephard, Nagle Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date13 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 June 1951
Place of burialCharters Towers Cemetery, Queensland

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