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Regimental number773
Place of birthAberdeen Scotland
AddressUnion Hotel, Selwyn, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Thompson, Aberdeen GPO, Aberdeen, Scotland
Enlistment date19 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Machine Gun Company, 14th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll773A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No.6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Brother: Mrs Jemima Chaffey, 79 Claypath, Durham, England

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