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Regimental number477
Place of birthToowong, Queensland
SchoolBrisbane Boys Central State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway servant
AddressKelvingrove Road, Normanby, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs S H McQueen, Kelvingrove Road, Normanby, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date26 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was buried at St Severs Cemetery, Rouen.
FateDied of wounds 23 January 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22.2
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 12), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sarah MCQUEEN (formerly PATTON), "Methven", Mayne View Street, Milton, Queensland

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