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Spurgeon Marshall WATSON

Regimental number1339
Place of birthAlbert Park South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Joseph Marshall Watson, Albert Park, Cheltenham, South Australia
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 May 1915
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave 97), Egypt.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Marshall and Elizabeth WATSON.

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