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Regimental number620
Place of birthKaniva Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
AddressKaniva, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Williamson, Village Settlement, Kaniva, Victoria
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 November 1951
Age at death57
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 20, Grave No. 46), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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