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William Charles CROFT

Regimental number4851
Place of birthCherry Tree Hill New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Hanson, Glenlion, Texas, Queensland
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4852 Pte James CROFT, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 5 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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