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Allan Ambrose BURRASTON

Regimental number3124
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressWerris Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Charles Burraston, Werris Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3471 Pte Henry Joseph BURRASTON, 7th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 28 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 March 1942
Place of burialMoree Cemetery, New South Wales

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