William Paterson RUSSELL


RUSSELL, William Paterson

Service Number: 4181
Enlisted: 12 July 1915
Last Rank: Company Sergeant Major
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Caltowie, South Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Malvern, Unley, South Australia
Schooling: Jamestown Public School and Kyre College, Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation: Accountant
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 12 October 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Passchendaele, New British Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Unley Arch of Remembrance, Unley Town Hall WW1 Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

12 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4181, 16th Infantry Battalion
11 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4181, 16th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
11 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 4181, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Adelaide
12 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Company Sergeant Major, SN 4181, 48th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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