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Albert CHAPLIN

Regimental number2343
Place of birthNaracoorte, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressHamley Bridge, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Thomas Albert Chaplin, Hamley Bridge, South Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Other details

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

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