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William James BURNS

Regimental number6710
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressGormanston, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Burns, 3 Lorraine Street, Essendon, Victoria
Enlistment date16 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Rolla Signal DETAILS
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918

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