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John Wymond WILLIAMS

Regimental number3939
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
AddressSherwood Road, Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Richard Williams, Sherwood Road, Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service23rd Signal Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date31 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 13 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row S, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
173
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Ellen WILLIAMS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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