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Colin Ritchie NEYLAND

Regimental number5069
Place of birthBirchip Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
AddressBirchip, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J P Neyland, Birchip, Victoria
Enlistment date8 November 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 462 Pte Edward Pringle NEYLAND, 9th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 19 January 1919; 1096 Pte Lindsay Rupert NEYLAND, 13th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 12 April 1916; 871A Pte Earl NEYLAND, Depot Stores, returned to Australia, 13 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 May 1936
Age at death36
Place of burialSwan Hill Cemetery, Victoria

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