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Regimental number13486
Place of birthBurra South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
Addressc/o David Shearer and Co, Mannum, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Norma Muriel Shortridge, Elizabeth Street, New Mile End, Thebarton, South Australia
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 3, Section 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death10 June 1953

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