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Regimental number878
Place of birthCarridale Scotland
AddressRailway Hotel, Inglewood, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Donald MacMillan, 1 Acre Street Place, Nairns, Scotland
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXIII, Row B, Grave No. 4), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Elspat MCMILLAN, 4 Portland Terrace, Nairn, Scotland. Native of Carradale, Argyllshire
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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