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Regimental number640
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressBourke Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs Mary McFarlane, PO Boulder City, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollPTE
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Refers 9 August 1919.
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1917)

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 5), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary G. MCFARLANE, 40 Oroya Street, Boulder, Western Australia

Gold Medal (Serbia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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