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Regimental number3294
Place of birthRichmond River New South Wales
AddressPiggabeen, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, M R Forster , Piggabeen, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 99 Lance Corporal Richard FORSTER, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 24 December 1918.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death22 January 1964
Place of burialTully Cemetery

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