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Donald McPHERSON

Regimental number1887
Place of birthSandford Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressHorsham, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary McPherson, Dimboola Road, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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