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Rupert Henry McNaughton KNIGHT

Regimental number4842
Place of birthMortlake Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBallangeich, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Sydney Knight, 'Roseleigh', Ballangeich, Victoria
Enlistment date25 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 January 1918
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 58) (Rosenberg Plateau Plots), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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