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Regimental number1712
Place of birthDundee, Scotland
Other NamesMcEwen
OccupationMarine engineer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinJames Burns Gray, McKays Works, Sunshine, Victoria
Enlistment date16 April 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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