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William Vickers DENT

Regimental number2306
Place of birthTocumwal, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBerrigan, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, George Vickers Dent, Barooga, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt William Vicars Dent on NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Elizabeth DENT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 October 1939
Age at death42
Place of burialAlexandra Cemetery, Victoria

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