William WILSON

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WILSON, William

Service Numbers: 2839, 2839A
Enlisted: 11 August 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Glenelg, South Australia , date not yet discovered
Home Town: Meadows, Mount Barker, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 27 September 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Plot LX, Row A, Grave 3
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

11 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 27th Infantry Battalion
27 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2839, 27th Infantry Battalion
27 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2839, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Adelaide
27 Sep 1917: Involvement SN 2839A, 50th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

Full name William Francis Wilson