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John Duncan McRAE

Regimental number2994
Place of birthScotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSailor
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, D. McRae, Plothon, Scotland
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1937
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Christina MCRAE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 January 1937
Age at death43

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