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'William Hudson STEPHENS

Regimental number663
Place of birthNorth Richmond, Victoria
SchoolNorth Richmond State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPorter
Address43 Lincoln Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J Stephens, 43 Lincoln Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAnzac Cyclist Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number12/2/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22-23 September 1917
Place of death or woundingZonnebeke, Belgium
Age at death19.4
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSanctuary Wood Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 27), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Mary STEPHENS, 43 Lincoln Stret, North Richmond, Victoria

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