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William George Norman SHERWIN

Regimental number31352
Place of birthMularala New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSheep station manager
Address'Duhallow', St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs E F Sherwin, St George, Queensland
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name William George
Family/military connectionsBrother: No.979 Sydney Cecil Sherwin, 23rd Battalion, who was killed in action at Pozieres on 4 August 1916.

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