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Regimental number3871
Place of birthTower Hill Victoria
AddressNirranda via Allansford, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ruby Sarah Steel, Nirranda via Allansford, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Date of death25 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialNo Details
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Wife of Mrs. Ruby Sarah STEEL. Native of Warranmbool, Victoria. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, WA.

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