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Regimental number3261
Place of birthPaisley Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShipping clerk
AddressCommercial Hotel, Gladstone, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Cowan Fraser, Moss Street, Paisley, Scotland
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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