William James CRAWFORD

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CRAWFORD, William James

Service Number: 2388
Enlisted: 11 March 1916, Perth, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 51st Infantry Battalion
Born: Fernvale, Queensland, 24 June 1889
Home Town: Perth, Western Australia
Schooling: James Street State School
Occupation: Horse Driver
Died: Died of Wounds, Ypres, Belgium, 27 September 1917, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
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World War 1 Service

11 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Perth, Western Australia
20 Sep 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2388, 51st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
20 Sep 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2388, 51st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Uganda, Fremantle
27 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2388, 51st Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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"...2388 Private (Pte) William James Crawford, 51st Battalion. Pte Crawford died of wounds on 27 September 1917 at Ypres, Belgium..." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)