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Oliver Edwin TURNBULL

Regimental number1636
Place of birthCraigie New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Turnbull, Macksville, Nambucca River, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMATA49 Seang Choon on 11 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1468
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 May 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Avoca Roll of Honour, Waratah Hall, Avoca, New South Wales.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3374 Pte Andrew William TURNBULL, 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.

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