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William John ARMSTRONG

Regimental number3254
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressMerredin, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lillian Margaret Ann Armstrong, Merredin, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 October 1969

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