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William Howard WOOD

Regimental number1672
Place of birthLiverpool England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm hand
Addressc/o F J Palmer, 1 Henry Street, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs Emily Wood, 4 Clifton Road, East Tuebrook, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date12 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 August 1916
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row L, Grave No. 44), Ouvillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emily WOOD, of Clifton Road East, Tue Brook, Liverpool, England

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