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William Charles DOUGLAS

Regimental number4190
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
SchoolBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPlumber
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, J Douglas, Bell Street, Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date26 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 September 1916
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death34
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot I, Row Q, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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