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David Ray MILNE

Regimental number522
Place of birthStone Hut, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressStone Hut, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22.8
Height5' 6.75"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mabel Lucy Milne, Stone Hut, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Discharge date14 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 20 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 14 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MILNE David Ray

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