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John Anderson LAING

Regimental number1611
Place of birthAberdeen Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFettler
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, G Laing, Muirhead, Dundee, Scotland
Enlistment date20 July 1915
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 RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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