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John Edward Gyler AITCHISON

Regimental number4l32
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFruiterer
AddressMcNichol Street, Camperdown, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs V M Aitchison, McNichol Street, Camperdown, Victoria
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollINF8REIN13
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1916
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Annie C AITCHISON; husband of Mrs V.M. AITCHISON, Henderson Street, Camperdown, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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