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Matthew Harold WILKS

Regimental number3572
Place of birthCheatlehulne England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, M Wilks, Darlington, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3215 Sapper Edward Derwent WILKS, 15th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 21 June 1919.

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