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Douglas James STEWART

Regimental number3718
Place of birthHolbrook, New South Wales
SchoolHolbrook Public School, New South Wales
OccupationTelegraph messenger
AddressHolbrook, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, James Simpson Stewart, Albury Street, Holbrook, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date18 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. II), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Simpson and Annie STEWART, Holbrook, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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