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Bertie George RUSSON

Regimental number317
Place of birthTownsville, North Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Russon, Grenier Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, C Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateKilled in Action 25 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 42), Egypt
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Sarah RUSSON, Grenier Street, Toowoomba, Queensland

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