William TAPNER

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TAPNER, William

Service Number: 945
Enlisted: 30 March 1916, Claremont, Tasmania
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 40th Infantry Battalion
Born: Triabunna, Tasmania, Australia, 21 May 1896
Home Town: Triabunna, Glamorgan/Spring Bay, Tasmania
Schooling: Triabunna State School,Tasmania, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 4 October 1917, aged 21 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Hobart Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Spring Bay District War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

30 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 945, Claremont, Tasmania
1 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 945, 40th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
1 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 945, 40th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Hobart
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 945, 40th Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge

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