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Fergus MASON

Regimental number3176
Place of birthPennycuick Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Miss Bella Mason, Ticehurst House, Ticehurst, Sussex, England
Enlistment date28 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1917
Place of burialDerry House Cemetery No. 2 (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 4), Wytschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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