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Regimental number4066
Place of birthLeith, Scotland
SchoolBonnington School Leith, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia23
AddressCoode Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, H McGregor, Coode Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 22 November 1915
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted in Pert, WA in 1915, served in Eygpt and France.
FateDied of wounds 28 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres Belgium
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row B, Grave No. 19), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Ann MCGREGOR, Goode Street, Bayswater, Western Australia. Native of Leith, Scotland

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