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Regimental number7297
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
True NameSAUNDERS, Arthur Morris
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressRichmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 7.5"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinAunt, Mrs Elizabeth M Saunders, 49 Rowena Parade, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date14 September 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Rollhqrs ABD
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Place of burialHawthorn Cemetery
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: 5760 Arthur Morris SAUNDERS
Date of death11 January 1938
Place of burialBrighton General Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, SAUNDERS Thomas Roy

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