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William Burton COLVILLE

Regimental number6306
Place of birthMitchell Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressClayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss Margaret Colville, Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Date of death27 December 1972
Place of burialMitchell Cemetery

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