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Eric Gregory Crawford BLACK

Regimental number50594
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressMount Morgan PO, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, T W Black, Postmaster, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date17 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 50766 Pte James Robert BLACK, 5th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 22 September 1919.
Date of death9 March 1930

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