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Oswald Manfred GAYFER

Regimental number5381
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrewery employee
AddressChiltern Post Office, Chiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Gayfer, Chiltern Post Office, Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 August 1918
Date of death18 September 1961
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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