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Regimental number2043
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
SchoolBlangourie (Roman Catholic) School
Age on arrival in Australia25
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs Anderson, Govan Hill, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date18 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death29
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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