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Douglas KERR

Regimental number4971
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMarket gardener
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinBrother, W L Kerr, 16 Gladstone Terrace 12 Meadows Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death15 July 1970

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