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William Godfrey TRUSZ

Regimental number5926
Place of birthEidsvold Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressReid's Creek via Gayndah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Trusz, Reid's Creek via Gayndah, Queensland
Enlistment date12 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 May 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3203 Private George Henry TRUSZ, 4th Pioneer Battalion, returned to Australia, 4 December 1918; Cousin: 3767 Private Timothy James TRUSZ, 52nd Battalion, returned to Australia, 21 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 December 1960
Place of burialJandowae Cemetery

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