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William CLARKE

Regimental number2396
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStation hand
AddressAlpha Station via Longreach, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinBrother, Arthur Clarke, Newtown Street, Railway Town, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 February 1955
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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