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Austin Joseph SPEERS

Regimental number51700
Place of birthWoori Yallock Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSalesman
Address70 Harold Street, Upper Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J A Speers, 70 Harold Street, Upper Hawthorn, Victoria
Previous military service48th Infantry
Enlistment date29 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Infantry Base Depot
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919

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