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William TELFER

Regimental number3324
Place of birthJedburgh, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35,2
Height5' 7"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinAunt, Maggie Swanston, Black Hill Close, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Discharge date23 December 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Plassy', 5 September 1919; discharged, 23 December 1919.
SourcesNAA: B2455, TELFER William

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