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Nicholas James OATES

Regimental number800
Place of birthBeaudesert Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
Address16 Austin Street, Footscray, Victoria
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, J Oates, 16 Austin Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTemporary Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollCamel Corps
FateKilled in Action 6 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Rosina OATES. Native of Footscray, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7327 Pte Robert OATES, 15th Bn, killed in action, 4 July 1918.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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