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Reginald James STEVENSON

Regimental number1094
Date of birth16 November 1896
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
OccupationTeacher
AddressYamba Road, North Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 9.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Annie Mariah Pollard, Yamba Road, North Rockhampton, Queensland
Previous military service1 yr. Port Curtis Infantry.
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Two ships left from Melbourne carrying the 31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D: HMAT A62, 'Wandilla', on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41, 'Bakara', on 5 November 1915. It is not possible from the Embarkation Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Discharge date2 February 1918
Other detailsCommenced return to Australia on board HT A.35, 31 October 1917; discharged (medically unfit), 2 February 1918.
Date of death6 September 1934
SourcesNAA: B2455, STEVENSON Reginald James

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