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Regimental number2171
Place of birthInverness Scotland
Other NamesMacARTHUR (true family name, James
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Dinah Fraser, Estgate Inverness, Scotland
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 33), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Dinah MACARTHUR, 9 Market Brae, Inverness, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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