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Regimental number1735
Place of birthLithfield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressYinnar via Morwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Joseph Meakin, Kitwell, Quinton near Birmingham, England
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Date of death14 May 1941

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