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Regimental number535
Place of birthKilchoan Scotland
AddressPort Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, John Nesbit, Arduanunchan, Kilchoan, Scotland
Enlistment date10 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 RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialSt. Pierre Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row A, Grave No. 2), Amiens, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John NESBIT Kilchoan, Ardnamurchan, Argyll, Scotland; husband of Jane MACKENZIE NESBIT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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