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David Oliver WATKINS

Regimental number7686
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWoolclasser
AddressCambria, Wallsend, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marion Alice Watkins, Cambria, Wallsend, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameWireless Signal Troop Pack 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A12 Saldanha on 5 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollWireless Signal Troop
FateReturned to Australia 17 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 December 1971

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