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Place of birthSwan Reach Victoria
Address98 Aberdeen Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinRobt. Paterson, 98 Aberdeen Street, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date27 May 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1916
Date of death10 October 1918
Place of burialBairnsdale Cemetery, Victoria

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