William LISTON

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LISTON, William

Service Number: 1976
Enlisted: 11 January 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Creswick, Victoria, Australia, 1891
Home Town: Rutherglen, Indigo, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Driver
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 6 August 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Rutherglen War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

11 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1976, 1st Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
25 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1976, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
25 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1976, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

At the time of enlistment he was residing at Culcairn,NSW

Son of Alexander Liston and Sarah Liston nee Hartnell of Rutherglen, Victoria. Brother of Alexander Liston, Mary Liston, Robert Liston and Durham Liston

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