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Norman TOWNSEND

Regimental number20879
Place of birthBourke New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Frederick Townsend, 16 Thompson Street, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameOctober 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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