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Samuel Wallace FORSYTH

Regimental number26319
Place of birthFlinders, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationButcher
AddressFlinders, Fassifern District, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.7
Height5' 9"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mrs J B Forsyth, Flinders, Fassifern District, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 December 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 19
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 14 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, FORSYTH Samuel Wallace

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