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Regimental number1628
Place of birthHamilton England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, R Aitchison, Hamilton, Lanark, Scotland
Enlistment date18 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameConvalescent Depot, Harefield Park, London
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/84/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 14 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date19 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

War service: 4 gears 156 dags

Disembarked in Australia, 2 Auyust 1919; discharyed, 19 October 1919.
Date of death4 July 1978
Age at death86

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