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William Edward WATSON

Regimental number6898
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTinsmith
AddressDarlington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Arthur Watson, Military Road, Guildford, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 April 1949

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