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William George SPARROW

Regimental number205
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimberman
AddressKylee, Tambullih, Western Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinDaughter, Amy Alice Bradshaw, Kylee, Tambullih, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Brigade Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Date of death23 January 1930
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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