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Regimental number6365
Place of birthHawick Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip's steward
AddressMeringa, Boundary Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Thomson, Wark on Tweed, Coldstream, Scotland
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IX, Row C, Grave No. 2), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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