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Archibald Stewart DUNCAN

Regimental number2166
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
SchoolCaboolture State School, Queensland
OccupationStation overseer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Isabel Duncan, Dunmore, via Kilcoy, Queensland
Enlistment date28 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2166A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Company, Imperial Camel Corps
FateDied of wounds 11 December 1917
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialGaza War Cemetery (Plot XIII, Row E, Grave No. 5), Palestine.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Isabella DUNCAN, Warroo, Wagner Road, Clayfield, Queensland. Born at New Farm, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother to Ernest John DUNCAN died of wounds in France also Ronald James Duncan killed in action France.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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