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William John MITCHELL

Regimental number7437
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusMarried
Height5' 7"
Weight123 lbs
Previous military serviceServed for 13 years in the Royal Field Artillery, British Army; time expired; 2 years 4 months in the Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date15 August 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Unit name10th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Discharge date19 November 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Kanowna', 28 August 1919 (invalid); disembarked Adelaide, 20 October 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment) Adelaide, 19 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, MITCHELL William John

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