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William Arthur SHEPHERD

Regimental number2039
Place of birthSurrey England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressKelmscott, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Emma Shepherd, Kelmscott, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Date of death25 December 1950
Place of burialKenwick Cemetery

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