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William ANDERSON

Regimental number1671
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationButcher
Address95 Pilgrim Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Anderson, 95 Pilgrim Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date16 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death31 March 1952
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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