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Frank Blyth Hatchard WILLIAMS

Regimental number1016
Place of birthJamestown, South Australia
SchoolJamestown Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address'Fairview', Gawler, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E A Williams, 'Fairview,' Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Frank Blyth
Discharge date8 November 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded, Bapaume, 1 March 1917; invalided to Norwich, England.

Discharged, November 1917, as medically unfit.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Place of burialWallaroo Cemetery, South Australia [plaque erected by Wallaroo RSSILA; no date given]

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