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William Nathan ASHWORTH

Regimental number2529
Place of birthYork, Western Australia
SchoolYork State School, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressRed Hill Farm, Balladon, York, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Ralph Ashworth, Red Hill Farm, Balladon, York, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date22 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row A, Grave 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ralph and Elizabeth ASHWORTH, Ashworth, Red Hill, York, Western Australia
Other detailsWar service: France

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