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Donald Lachlan Murray SHAW

Regimental number2475
Place of birthMorwell Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMorwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lily Shaw, Morwell, Victoria
Enlistment date8 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A6 Clan Maccorquodale on 6 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1284 Gunner Archibald Murdoch SHAW, 6th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 27 April 1919; [2321] Lt Charles Macquarie SHAW, 8th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919; 955 Pte John Alexander SHAW, 2nd Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 27 April 1919.

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