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Basil Roy PACKER

Regimental number3277
Date of birth29 August 1894
Place of birthAuburn, Sydney, New South Wales
OccupationEngineer's assistant
AddressAuburn, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Packer, Macroy Rowe Street, Eastwood, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Traffic Control
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Discharge date9 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3319 Pte Archie MacLaren PACKER, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 29 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Date of death6 April 1969

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