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Douglas Seymore MEARES

ReligionChurch of England
AddressPyramid Station, Roebourne, North-west Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily E Meares, 'Niana', Cannington, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 December 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name43rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 30 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of disease 14 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row J, Grave No. 11), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Emily E. and the late John Goldsmith MEARES, 48 Ord Street, West Perth, Western Australia. native of Roebourne, Western Australia

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