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Arthur MAY

Regimental number709
Place of birthKensington Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStriker
Address4 Ralstone Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinC F May, 70 O'Shanassy Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train, No 3 Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Discharge date2 June 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 8 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 17 May 1916.

Granted leave to Australia, and discharged 'on account of family circumstances', 2 June 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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