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Andrew Thomas WATSON

Regimental number488
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address212 McKenzie Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinStep-Mother, Mrs Jesssie Robenia Watson, 212 McKenzie Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 September 1918
Place of burialLa Chapelette British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave 10), Peronne, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Thomas and Amelia WATSON.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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