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Charles Barclay LAING

Regimental number3005
Place of birthRoschearty Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBamawn PO, Bamawn via Rochester, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Laing, Braco Park, Fraserburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A6 Clan Maccorquodale on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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