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Murray Samuel BAKER

Regimental number3665
Place of birthPernong, South Australia
OccupationMotor driver
AddressBarraba, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 6.75"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinFather, F Baker, Barraba, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil (Exempt Area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date13 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 January 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1919
Discharge date6 February 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 June 1975
Age at death78
Place of burialStrathalbyn Cemetery, South Australia

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