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Douglas Hyde OLDFIELD

Regimental number6863
Place of birthSale Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Arthur Francis Oldfield, 21 Forrest Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 November 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 231 Corporal Arthur Francis OLDFIELD, 8th Training Squadron Australian Flying Corps, returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.

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