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Wilfred Edgar NEWCOMBE

Regimental number1101
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
AddressBarracks, Queenscliff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Newcombe, 26 Madden Grove, Burnley, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date26 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919

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