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Roy Frederick WATSON

Regimental number568
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
AddressHopetoun Parade, Box Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Mrs L Harvey, Hopetoun Parade, Box Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Date of death18 October 1965
Place of burialBeechworth Cemetery

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