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John Duncan McRAE

Regimental number6359
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationDraughtsman
AddressNewtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J McRae, 44 Brown Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 17), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret B. MCRAE, 19 Albert Street, Strathfield, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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