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Bertie John SIMPSON

Regimental number1173
Place of birthSurrey Hills Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressSurrey Hills, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James H Simpson, Beatrice Avenue, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Previous military service48th Infantry
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917

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