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William John BREWER

Regimental number3561
Place of birthSalisbury, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressVirginia, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Brewer, Salisbury, Virginia, South Australia
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 April 1953
Age at death59
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 11, Grave 49), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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