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William ACHESON

Regimental number2190
Place of birthDouglas Isle of Man
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Addressc/o Mrs Boddan, Meakin Street, Merrylands, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Samuel Acheson, Kerrids, Onchan, Isle of Man, England
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2190A
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Date of death14 October 1974
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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