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Victor Hugo Duckett WAINE

Regimental number2708
Place of birthBarcaldine, Queensland
SchoolBarcaldine State School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStation hand
AddressBarcaldine, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Waine, Barcaldine, Queensland
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 19 September 1917
Place of death or woundingCamiers, France
Age at death24
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXVI, Row C, Grave 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Duckett and Annie WAINE.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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