NameWilliam Booth Houghton, SN 3445, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 3 October 1891, North Pine (Qld.)
Date of Death: 15 May 1981, New Zealand
William's parents were Herbert Henry Houghton and Sarah Ann Blasdall. The Houghton family was a well-known family of the district. He was working as a labourer when he enlisted on 6 December 1916 at Brisbane. William married Annie Maria Irvine in 1922 at Brisbane. William died 1981 in New Zealand aged 90. William's younger brother Albert Victor  enlisted but he was killed, William's cousin Vivian  also enlisted but he returned home.Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, HOUGHTON W B 3445LanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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