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William ANDREW

Regimental number1505
Place of birthWaterfoot, Scotland
SchoolState School
Age on arrival in Australia3.3
OccupationMotor driver
AddressPO, Blackall, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Daniel Andrew, Agna Street, Blackall, Queensland
Previous military servicePort Curtis Infantry, Rockhampton, Qld
Enlistment date14 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 13 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 April 1917
Place of death or woundingLagnicourt, France
Age at death21.2
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. 21), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and Margaret ANDREW, Perrott Street, Paddington, Queensland

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