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Henry James WILLIAMS

Regimental number1782
Place of birthPooncarie New South Wales
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationGrocer
Addressc/o Mrs Dowley, Walnut Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Williams, c/o Mrs Dowley, Walnut Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 6), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Henry and Mary Elizabeth WILLIAMS
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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