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Rupert WASHINGTON

Regimental number826
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressFirst Avenue, Royston park, Payneham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Washington, First Avenue, Royston park, Payneham, South Australia
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 827 Pte Frank David WASHINGTON, 43rd Bn, returned to Australia, 10 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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