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William Alexander STEWART

Regimental number10573
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHorse driver
AddressCave Hill Road Gatehouse, Lilydale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, A Stewart, Cave Hill Road Gatehouse, Lilydale, Victoria
Enlistment date27 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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