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William Charles Thomas EVERETT

Regimental number2688
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address217 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 7"
Weight157 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Everett, 217 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 July 1915
Place of enlistmentClaremont, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Makarini on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Trp I F Sqd
FateReturned to Australia 26 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
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Parents: James and Mary EVERETT
Discharge date23 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 914 Pte Augustus EVERETT, 28th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 February 1917.
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Somalia', 26 December 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 8 February 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Tasmania, 23 May 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 June 1929
Age at death38
Place of burialCarr Villa Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania
SourcesNAA: B2455, EVERETT William Charles Thomas

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