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Archibald William SHIELDS

Regimental number8431
Place of birthEast Witton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
AddressFisher Terrace, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Shields, East Witton, Middlesham, Yorkshire, England
Enlistment date31 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 4, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death31 December 1964

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