The AIF Project

William Edward WATKIN

Regimental number3372
Place of birthCooktown Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressRossville via Cooktown, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elsie Martha May Watkin, Rossville via Cooktown, Queensland
Enlistment date23 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1917

Print format