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William Ernest ZAHNLEITER

Regimental number2525
Place of birthKilkivan Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressColeman Siding, Nanango Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bertha Zahnleiter, Coleman Siding, Nanango Line, Queensland
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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