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Archie Ray SIMS

Regimental number1672
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBrass turner
Address66 Cimitiere Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, George Sims, 66 Cimitiere Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1672A
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Date of death12 June 1967

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