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William Malcolm SINCLAIR

Date of birth18 April 1882
Place of birthClare, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressCrystal Brook, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Height6' 3.75"
Weight167 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs W M Sinclair, Crystal Brook, South Australia
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
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Captain


Unit: 1st Australian General Hospital
Promotion date: 12 June 1915


Unit: 3rd Field Ambulance

FateReturned to Australia 4 November 1915
Discharge date7 April 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HS 'Karoola', 4 November 1915; appointment terminated (discharged), 7 April 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SINCLAIR William Malcolm

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