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David George BATSON

Regimental number1556
Place of birthPortsmouth, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressAramara, Gayndah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 7.5"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinFather, David Batson, Aramara, Gayndah, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 7 November 1919
Discharge date2 March 1920
Other details

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

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