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Arthur Henry MITCHELL

Regimental number1759
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
Address111 Sewell Street, East Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.7
Height5' 5.75"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, Robert Mitchell, 111 Sewell Street, East Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6578
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Discharge date23 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Castalia', 13 April 1919; disembarked, Fremantle, 24 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 23 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MITCHELL Arthur Henry

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