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Norman GOFTON

Regimental number13783
Place of birthNorth Shields England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSurveyor's assistant
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, J Gofton, Stocksfield-on-Tyne, Northumberland, England
Enlistment date26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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