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Archibald Valentine PRIEST

Regimental number3579
Place of birthElliston South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address44 Sutton Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs L M Priest, 44 Sutton Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Date of death15 July 1962
Place of burialBoxhill Cemetery

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