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Arthur Percival Elphinston BEGBIE

Regimental number6771
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressIslington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Arthur Vernon Begbie, 35 Maitland Road, Islington, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6755 Pte Donald BEGBIE, 20th Bn, died of wounds, 28 April 1918.
Date of death21 November 1930

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