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Regimental number2778
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
AddressAvancroft, Loch Avenue, East St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Anderson, Avoncroft, Loch Avenue, East St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Date of death24 November 1963
Place of burialBoxhill Cemetery

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