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William George ASHTON

Regimental number4979
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressEast St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs L R Ashton, c/o Robert Ashton, 115 Hotham Street, East St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date11 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 36
Date: 14 March 1919

Date of death12 March 1931

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