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Regimental number713
Place of birthDundee, Scotland
SchoolBarry Public School Forforshire, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia28
OccupationLoco fitter
AddressC/o Mrs Leonard, Caledonian Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinSister, Miss Margaret McHutchison, c/o Mrs Leonard, Caledonian Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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