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William Norman FINGLAND

Regimental number2653
Place of birthLaanecorrie Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressNortham, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation17
Next of kinFather, Thomas Fingland, c/o Mrs Fiveash, Katrine via Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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