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Andrew Wilson VEITCH

Regimental number3259
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionPRS
OccupationMiner
AddressBallarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Veitch, 227 Ascot Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 April 1947
Age at death61
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Victoria

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