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Duncan George FERGUSON

Regimental number3294
Place of birthNew South Wales
Place of birthBathurst, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
Address10 Gibbes Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Height5' 10"
Weight134 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Ferguson, 10 Gibbes Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 3 months in 3 Reg AIF
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Susan FERGUSON
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Runie', 21 December 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 13 February 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 18 May 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death10 September 1933
Age at death55
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FERGUSON Duncan George

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