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John WILLIAMS

Regimental number3703
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMrs Peterson, Leura, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lida Peterson, Leura, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRosieres Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Lida WILLIAMS, Leura, New South Wales. WILLIAMS JOHN STATED TO BE PETERSON, JOHN HERRICK
Miscellaneous detailsReal name: John Herrick PETERSON

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