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David James VIRTUE

Regimental number2045
Place of birthCressy Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Miss Veronica Virtue, Harrington Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Battalion Details
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Date of death13 February 1955
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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