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DeCourcy Joseph SHAW

Regimental number1387
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressLeongatha, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, R DeC Shaw, Bank of Australasia, Leongatha, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 March 1918
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: Captain Robert Mervyn SHAW, Australian Army Medical Corps, returned to Australia, 7 February 1919.

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