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William BUFTON

Regimental number6239
Place of birthRoebourne, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressGoomalling, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinBrother, Edward James Bufton, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917

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