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Claude Maxmillian Eugan DAWSON

Regimental number1532
Place of birthPort Augusta, South Australia
SchoolPort Pirie Public School, Port Pirie, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPort Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Frances, 20 Marion Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 29 October 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Claud Maxmillian Dawson on NR
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death22.4
Place of burialDamascus British War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 5), Syria.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Adelaide, South Australia

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