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Regimental number13144
Place of birthBrichin Scotland
Address'Blythswood', Cloverdale Avenue, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence J G Russell, 'Blythswood', Cloverdale Avenue, Toorak, Victoria
Enlistment date8 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 1, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd DMT Company
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death23 October 1929

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