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Regimental number142
Place of birthTownsville, Queensland
AddressBunda Street, Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 6.25"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinEmily Springer, Bunda Street, Cairns, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years 9 months in the Australian Field Artillery.
Enlistment date23 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
FateDischarged 31 October 1914
Discharge date31 October 1914
Other details

Discharged at Albany, Western Australia, 31 October 1914 (medically unfit).

Did not embarked from Australia.

Death attributed to War Service.
Miscellaneous detailsSee 6708 Charles McFARLANE for second period of service.
Date of death30 May 1948
SourcesNAA: B2455, McFARLANE Charles

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