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William James Patrick COSTELLO

Regimental number6524
Place of birthBourke New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLongreach, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Costello, Oxley Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 November 1969
Place of burialWollongong Crematorium

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