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Murdoch McRAE

Regimental number1676
Place of birthDimboola Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMcKenzie Creek, Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marion McRae, McKenzie Creek, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 January 1917
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, row D, Grave No. 34), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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