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William SIMMONS

Regimental number1110
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address97 Raglan Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Simmons, 97 Raglan Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date17 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollDivisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 9 September 1915
Date of death4 April 1970
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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