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William Edward WITHERS

Regimental number288
Place of birthRocky Point, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressArarat PO, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Withers, Ararat PO, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date3 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 15 September 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Died of pneumonia.
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row O, Grave No. 258), Lemnos, Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David Henry and Alice WITHERS

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