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William Duncan COLLINS

Regimental number887
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address15 Valetta Street, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, N P Collins, 15 Valetta Street, Malvern, Victoria
Previous military service19th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Employment Company
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918

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