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Regimental number7844
Place of birthWindermere, Victoria
OccupationApprentice, engineer
AddressMoonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W Anderson, 76 Maribyrnong Road, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialTorreken Farm Cemetery No. 1 (Row F, Grave No. 8), Wytschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Agnes ANDERSON, Grosvenor Mansions, 70 William Street, Balaclava, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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