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Douglas Barnabas PATTERSON

Regimental number1230
Date of birth4 June 1893
Place of birthPetersborough, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFitter and turner
AddressMoscow Street, Petersburgh, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliz Patterson, Moscow Street, Petersburgh, South Australia
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Other details

War Service: Egypt, France, Western Front

Re-enlisted on 13 May 1920 in the Australian Air Corps and served for 134 days, being discharged on 23 September 1920 at Laverton

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