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William James BYRNE

Regimental number1221
Place of birthTipperary, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressJames Street, Ravenswood, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Honorah Byrne, James Street, Ravenswood, Queensland
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Place of enlistmentTownsville, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Other detailsSee 940 William James BYRNE.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BYRNE William James

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