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Regimental number5897
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
SchoolKings College, Goulburn, New South Wales
AddressNama Allen, Burrowa, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Stevenson, Nama Allen, Burrowa, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5899
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of meningitis. Younger son fo the late Thomas Stevenson Senior Grazier of Nana Allen Station, Boorowa.
FateDied of disease 16 December 1915
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death28
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 222), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Boorowa Cemetery, New South Wales. Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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