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William Herbert CAPORN

Regimental number309
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
OccupationRailway employee
AddressVulture Street, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Herbert Mansfield Caporn, Vulture Street, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 11, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1919

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