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Arthur Alexander PRESTON

Regimental number2909
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Winona', Louisa Road, Snail's Bay, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Charles Preston, 'Winona', Louisa Road, Snail's Bay, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service8th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date2 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: FLY
Promotion date: 1 April 1919

FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919

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