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Regimental number2176
Place of birthSt Arnaud Victoria
AddressMitchell Hill PO, Mitchell Hill via St Arnaud, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Jesse Wilson, Mitchell Hill PO, Mitchell Hill via St Arnaud, Victoria
Enlistment date19 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3494 Pte Job James WILSON, 6th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 November 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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