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Regimental number2681
Place of birthGreenock Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPort Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinW Spence, 37 Rue End Street, Greenock, Scotland
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 May 1919
Date of death27 December 1931
Place of burialToowong Cemetery

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