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Oscar McGregor OLDHAM

Regimental number3614
Place of birthPyengana Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressPyengana, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, E T Oldham, Pyengana, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 June 1918
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 27), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edwin Thomas and Emily Irving OLDHAM, Pyengana, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother: 652 Pte William Charles OLDHAM, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

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