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David Thomas RANKIN

Regimental number21007
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPlumber
AddressBourbon Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Rankin, Bourbon Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 34th Battery
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36(a)/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Place of burialFrenchencourt Communal Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Martha RANKIN. Native of Bundaberg, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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