William John NORRIS

NORRIS, William John

Service Number: 4759
Enlisted: 30 October 1915, Townsville, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 31st Infantry Battalion
Born: Townsville, Queensland, 20 January 1892
Home Town: Townsville, Townsville, Queensland
Schooling: West End State School
Occupation: Locomotive Fireman
Died: Natural causes, Townsville, Queensland, 9 July 1975, aged 83 years
Cemetery: West End (Old Townsville) Cemetery, Qld
Memorials: City of Townsville WW1 Honour Roll, Townsville No. 37 Magnetic Lodge P.A.F.S.O.A. Honor Board, Townsville Railway Station Roll of Honour, Townsville West State School Memorial Gate
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World War 1 Service

30 Oct 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4759, Townsville, Queensland
12 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4759, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4759, 26th Infantry Battalion, RMS Mooltan, Sydney
9 Oct 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 31st Infantry Battalion
8 Aug 1918: Wounded Private, SN 4759, 31st Infantry Battalion, The Battle of Amiens, Gassed
6 Sep 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 4759, 31st Infantry Battalion

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