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DONALD JAMES MORRISON

Regimental number2939
Place of birthTantanoola, South Australia
Other trainingFarmer
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressTantanoola, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Charlotte Morrison, Tantanoola, South Australia
Enlistment date12 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 21 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBushiba
Age at death26
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 21), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
7
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Catherine MORRISON; husband of C. MORRISON, Meadows, South Australia. Native of Tantanoola, South Australia

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