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Newton BAKER

Regimental number2149
Place of birthClare, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressCowell, West Coast, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Caroline Baker, Cowell, West Coast, South Australia
Enlistment date6 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Date of death23 February 1944
Age at death59
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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