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Angus Macdonald BAXTER

Regimental number1205
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Baxter, 'Easdale', Paxton Street, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularCame to Australia in 1903.
FateReturned to Australia 6 June 1918
Family/military connectionsFather: 1200 CQMS Duncan BAXTER, 42nd Battalion, died of wounds received at Polygon Wood, Belgium 31 March 1917 (aged 48); Brother: 1308 Corporal Neil BAXTER, 15th Battalion, killed in action at Gallipoli, 26 April 1915.

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