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William FARRINGTON

Regimental number2037
Place of birthMackay Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRomeo Street, Mackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Farrington, Romeo Street, Mackay, Queensland
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1820 Pte John FARRINGTON, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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