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David CAPORN

Regimental number6298
Place of birthLeederville, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMidland Railway, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Edward Henry Caporn, Bullsbrook, Midland Railway, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

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