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William Harry DORNAN

Regimental number5709
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
Address141 Wellington Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFather, William Dornan, 141 Wellington Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5709 Pte James Francis DORNAN, 16th Bn, returned to Australia, 3 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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