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Regimental number380
Place of birthCockermouth England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressParton, near Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, Samuel Aitken, Parton, near Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Enlistment date9 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, A Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales, Australia.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, New South Wales.
Other details

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

Date of death16 March 1921

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