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Eric Alex RAPER

Regimental number8010
Place of birthSt Albans Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address149 Victoria Road, Upper Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, William Raper, 149 Victoria Road, Upper Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military service20th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919

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