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William Arthur COLLIN

Date of birth26 August 1892
ReligionMethodist
OccupationShipping clerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinCaptain W J Collin, Curphy Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
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Captain


Unit: 9th Battalion
Promotion date: 4 July 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Two and one half years continuous service. Valuable services and devotion to duty as Quartermaster.
Recommendation date: 7 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919

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