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Arthur Henry PURDON

Regimental number7797
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPyrmont, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs C.M. Purdon, 45 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919

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