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Don James CAMERON

Regimental number548
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressHigh School, Grafton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Thomas Cameron, High School, Grafton, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Date of death27 December 1969
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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