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Arthur Ernest BISHOP

Regimental number5796
Place of birthRutherglen, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressJackson's Crossing via Buchan, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Joseph Edward Bishop, Thorpdale, Victoria
Enlistment date5 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Date of death9 October 1971
Place of burialDrouin Cemetery

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