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Arthur SWALE

Regimental number55224
Place of birthWedderburn Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressHouston Street, Inglewood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Hutchinson, Houston Street, Inglewood, Victoria
Enlistment date9 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th 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
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1271 Pte Richard SWALE, 14th Bn, died of wounds, 29 September 1917.
Date of death10 November 1963
Age at death76
Place of burialInglewood Cemetery, Victoria

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