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David McFARLANE

Regimental number2130
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
Addressc/o Mrs G F Lanferback, Woodside, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Mrs Elizabeth Mary McFarlane, Coffee Palace, Muray Bridge, South Australia
Enlistment date8 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
FateKilled in Action 1 May 1918
Place of burialLe Peuplier Military Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 4), Caestre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Mary Elizabeth MCFARLANE. Native of Woodside, South Australia
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174
Date: 11 October 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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