William MARSHALL (1875-1944)

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35th BATTALION A.I.F.

Sergeant: 2101 William MARSHALL.


Born: Kyneton, Victoria, Australia.

Married:

Wife: Rebecca Mary Marshall. nee:.

Died: 11th May 1944.


Father:

Mother: nee:


INFORMATION

William Marshall enlisted with the 3rd Reinforcements 35th Battalion AIF on the 3rd April 1916 and embarked onboard HMAT A68 "Anchises" on the 24 August 1916.

23rd March 1917.

Informant: Sergeant: 2101 William MARSHALL. "I was with Sergeant Major: 92 William Wilfred HILLIER when he was killed at Square Farm, Fleurbaix on 24th December. A minenwerfar blew him up in the left line trench. He was killed outright. I saw his body taken away for burial. He was C.S.M. of A Company. I have seen his grave in the Cemetery at Armentieres. There is a cross on it with his name.

Staples, France.

returned to Australia on the 31st October 1917.

Family Information

William was a married 42 year old Carter from 69 Albermarle Street, Newtown vis Sydney, N.S.W. upon enlistment

Military Records

(Australian National Archives)

Under Construction; 22/09/2014-09/11/2014.

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