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William ASHTON

Regimental number3567
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance agent
AddressCoalville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinFather, Benjamin Ashton, Coalville, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date23 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 24 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918

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