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David John REID

Regimental number872
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address567 Lygon Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Leah Reid, 567 Lygon Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date11 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A57 Malakuta on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateDied of disease 2 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 25), Montauban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Eliza REID. Native of Brunswick, Victoria

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