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William Linden WESTERWAY

Regimental number9100
Place of birthGlenora Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressRussell, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinFather, William Henry Westerway, Russell, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name8th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 35335 Gunner Edgar WESTERWAY, 3rd Division Medium Trench Mortar Battery, killed in action, 29 September 1918; cousin: R. HIGGINS, killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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