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Austin Strahan PLUMMER

Regimental number5753
Place of birthRosevears Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressRosevears, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr G F Plummer, Rosevears, Tasmania
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 8 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5753A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialAeroplane Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, grave No. 25), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Christina PLUMMER, "The Laurels", Rosevears, West Tamar, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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