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William John BUTLER

Regimental number115
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressIrish Town, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinSister, Mrs Daisy Keenan, Irish Town, Tasmania
Enlistment date23 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 November 1942

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