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William De Courcey TWISS

Regimental number982
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
Address25 Goodhope Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Edward Alfred Twiss, 25 Goodhope Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAGA
Enlistment date3 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 September 1974

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