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Regimental number2282
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressClyde, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 3"
Weight120 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Bateman, 252 Sumner Road, Packham, London SE, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date23 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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