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Regimental number1694
Place of birthYork England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJoiner and railway coachbuilder
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, W H Foster, Linton-on-Ouse, Yorks, England
Enlistment date22 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919

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