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Archibald Edwin BALL

Regimental number3969
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Addressc/o James Murphy, Graham Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 7"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs James Ball, 24 Chalder Street, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1920
Discharge date22 April 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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