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William John DAWSON

Regimental number3072
Place of birthGympie Queensland
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressGympie, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hetty Isabella Counter, Cootharaba Hill, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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