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Oscar Percy WATSON

Regimental number2482
Place of birthVictor Harbour South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarm hand
AddressBordertown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Kathleen Watson, Hope Farm, Bordertown, South Australia
Enlistment date4 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A58 Kabinga on 8 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 August 1945

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