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Arthur Peter SAWERS

Regimental number3033
Place of birthBurragate New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs. C. Sawers, Burra Gate, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Second entry both matched
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3033 Pte Arthur Peter SAWERS, 31st Bn, killed in action, 22 July 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 September 1945
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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