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William James SIMPSON

Regimental number15673
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelegraph operator
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Simpson, Mining Registrar, Mt Magnet, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSanitary Section 1, Engineer Reinforcements October 1916
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A43 Barunga on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Signal Troop Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919

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