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Regimental number14272
Place of birthHuddersfield England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVictoria Street, Taree, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Francis Swan Metcalfe, Victoria Street, Taree, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Australian Wireless Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 30 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAWSigSqdn
FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919

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