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William ELMER

Regimental number315
Place of birthLatrobe, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressEvandale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFather, Harry Elmer, Evandale, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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