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Regimental number2511
Date of birth30 August 1890
Place of birthBentneuck, Airth, Scotland
AddressCombara Siding, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Peter Westwater, 5 Main Street, Coalsnaughton, Tillicoultry, Clackmanshire, Scotland
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Other detailsSon of Peter and Cecilia (nee Mitchell) Westwater

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