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Andrew BAYNE

Regimental number2618
Place of birthSpringfield, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressChurch Road, Zillmere, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Finlayson McLennan Bayne, Church Road, Zillmere, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 August 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death19 August 1917
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialWesthof Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 13), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Margaret BAYNE, husband of Catherine BAYNE, Nudgee College, Queensland. Native of Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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