William SIMMS

Regimental number6827
Place of birthWest Perth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
Address423 Beaufort Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Hughes Simms, 432 Beaufort Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918