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Eric BOSWORTH

Regimental number734
Place of birthLondon, England
True NameSHAPCOTT, Douglas William
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJeweller
Address5 Millman Road, Queen's Park, Kilburn, London, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs D W Shapcott, 72 William Street, Balaclava, Victoria
Enlistment date15 March 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 April 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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