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William Francis SILVER

Regimental number3472
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressBallarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Silver, 107 Latrobe Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date23 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 January 1949
Age at death53
Place of burialEchuca Cemetery, Victoria

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