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James William WILSON

Regimental number17334
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelephone mechanic
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Wilson, Heckleman Street, Whinstanes, Queensland
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date2 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Morea on 17 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Signal Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Date of death19 December 1968
Place of burialAlbany Creek Crematorium

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