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Andrew Oswald RIXON

Regimental number5445
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Addressc/o S Mitchell, Corryong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr A Rixon, Brigenbrong, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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