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William Norman STRACHAN

Regimental number1661
Place of birthQuirindi New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressPolice Station, Casino, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alexander Rus Strachan, Police Station, Casino, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 July 1952

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