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Olaf Edwin RAWSON

Regimental number1556
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChemist's assistant
Address450 Bridge Road, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Charles Rawson, 450 Bridge Road, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date3 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Light Horse Brigade, 1st Signal Troop - 10th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollSignal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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