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William Edward SWANTON

Regimental number22462
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
Address'Glastonbury', 13 Long Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, E E Swanton, 'Glastonbury', 13 Long Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date27 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919

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