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Arthur Willis RASTON

Regimental number2862
Place of birthMaylands South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationWheelwright
Address4 Edsall Street, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jean Raston, 4 Edsall Street, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3613 Pte Thomas Llewellyn RASTON, 32nd Bn, returned to Australia, 9 December 1918.

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