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Arthur George FERGUSON

Regimental number6019
Place of birthArarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBuangor, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 7.25"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinFather, D Ferguson, Buangor, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Place of enlistmentArarat, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1708 Pte Ernest Richard FERGUSON, 59th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 November 1916; 6020 Pte James FERGUSON, 39th Bn, returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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