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Mitchall PITCHER

Regimental number6372
Place of birthRaglan Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTree-feller
AddressCollie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Loxton, Coombe Street, Collie, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot XVIII, Row C, Grave No. 9), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
151
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jane PITCHER, Coombe Street, Collie, Western Australia. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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