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William Grainger WATSON

Regimental number16119
Place of birthLeichhardt New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBotany, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, H Watson, Franklin Street, off Bunnerong Road, Botany, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNovember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll16117
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death21 October 1955

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