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Regimental number2993
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBurrawang, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W H Waters, Burrawang, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1918
Place of burialHangard Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row E, Grave 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Avoca Roll of Honour, Waratah Hall, Avoca, New South Wales. Parents: William Henry and Agnes Jane WATERS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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