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Arthur Oswald BANKS

Regimental number352
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressJames Street, Hamilton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 9"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E J Banks, James Street, Hamilton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military service3rd Garrison Artillery 2 1/2 years
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia
Other details

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

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