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Victor Octavis SWIFT

Regimental number1784
Place of birthOrroroo South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressEdwardstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Swift, Edwardstown, South Australia
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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