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John Hugh McRAE

Regimental number724
Place of birthWindsor, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
AddressBarellan PO, Barellan, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W H McRae, Barellan PO, Barellan, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo Egyptian on 8 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialAddolorats Cemetery (Block E, Plot EA, Row A, Grave No. 649), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Hugh and Mary MCRAE, Inverness Barellan, New South Wales

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