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William Kirby ASTON

Regimental number6916
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPaddington, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Elizabeth Aston, c/oMrs Oscar Johnson, Elizabeth Street, Paddington, Queensland
Enlistment date16 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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