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Augustus NEST

Regimental number306
Place of birthFitzroy Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address23 Young Street, Fitzroy
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinThomas Nest, 23 Young Street, Fitzroy
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Date of death22 May 1964
Place of burialPreston Cemetery

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