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Rupert James NELSON

Regimental number4336
Place of birthNorwood South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSignalman, SAR
AddressParkside, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Nelson, Russell Street, Natala, South Australia
Enlistment date4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 7 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 March 1968

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