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Nigel Edwin MOFFAT

Regimental number2163
Date of birth1 September 1898
Place of birthOrroroo, South Australia
SchoolWallaroo High School, South Australia
OccupationBank clerk
AddressKadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Moffat, Kadina, South Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company June 1917, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularJoined the Bank of New South Wales, Adelaide branch, February 1916. Subsequently transferred to Port Adelaide branch.
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2207 Pte Norman Clezy MOFFAT, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919;3604 Driver John Galbraith MOFFAT, 5th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 22 August 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Sources'Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour' (Sydney, 1921), p.287.

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