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William Henry SYMINGTON

Regimental number5750
Place of birthBacchus Marsh Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationButtermaker
AddressBacchus Marsh, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs M J Symington, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Train Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 June 1971

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