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Regimental number755
Date of birth1 June 1895
Place of birthIndigo Creek, Chiltern, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBrown Plains via Chiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, F Nation, Brown Plains via Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date22 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 10, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollHeadquarters, Australian Base Depot
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Discharge date11 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action (gun shot wound, left shoulder), 20 July 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 May 1985
Place of burialGungalin Cemetery, Australian Capital Territory

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