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Douglas Keith FORREST

Regimental number56317
Place of birthGeraldton Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFlour miller
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, A Forrest, Chapman Road, Geraldton, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date15 May 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 April 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameWestern Australian Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 29 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919

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