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David George STRACHAN

Regimental number1220
Place of birthCohuna Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarmer
AddressMacorna, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Strachan, Aldersyde, Macorna, Victoria
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 October 1974
Age at death81
Place of burialCohuna Cemetery, Victoria

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