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William John Henry AUTON

Regimental number1653
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital attendant
Address8 Hotham Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinBrother, Mr Harry Arthur Auton, 8 Hotham Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918

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