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Regimental number140
Place of birthAllapool, Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Ross, The Maines, Invergordon, Scotland
Enlistment date1 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 1 October, 1914. T.O.S. 13 Bn. 21 December 1914. Wounded 29 May 1915. Mortally wounded 28 June 1915 (Mrs M Ross, Sister)
FateDied of wounds 20 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death20 July 1915
Age at death26
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 130), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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