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Arthur PLACE

Regimental number2408
Place of birthChiltern, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressChiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T E Place, Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date22 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Esther PLACE. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death26 November 1941
Age at death45
Place of burialSpringvale Crematorium, Victoria

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