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Merton Lyndhurst BIDDLE

Regimental number2876
Place of birthKangarilla, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBaker's assistant
AddressKangarilla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Biddle, Kangarilla, South Australia
Enlistment date9 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 6 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 October 1976

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