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Prosper Victor WATSON

Regimental number2995
Place of birthBombala New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStore assistant
AddressBombala via Cooma, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Myra Gladys Watson, Bombala via Cooma, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 May 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 Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 May 1918
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row A, Grave 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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