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William Walter Randal SOUTHWOOD

Regimental number3691
Place of birthBalaklava, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs E E Southwood, 190 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name William Walter
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row C, Grave NO. 10), Surrey, England, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie SOUTHWOOD; husband of Emily SOUTHWOOD, Adelaide House, Bond Street, Cromer, Norfolk, England. Native of Balaklava, South Australia

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