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Regimental number796
Place of birthHolbrook, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMitta Mitta, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 10.5"
Weight162 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret R Heriot, Mitta Mitta, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1917
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 6, Reinforcement 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Place of burialCulcairn Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HERIOT Elliot

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