William Ernest NIELSON

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NIELSON, William Ernest

Service Number: 2423
Enlisted: 21 June 1915, Keswick, City of West Torrens, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Mylor, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Aldgate, Adelaide Hills, South Australia
Occupation: Wood Cutter
Died: Killed In Action, Pozieres,, 25 July 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Serre Road Cemetery No.2
Plot XXII, Row D, Grave No. 6
Memorials: Aldgate War Memorial, Mylor War Memorial

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World War 1 Service

21 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Keswick, City of West Torrens, Australia
21 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2423, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
21 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2423, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of England, Adelaide
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2423, 10th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Battle for Pozières
Date unknown: Involvement 27th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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