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Regimental number82
Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Burgess, 21 St James Square, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateDischarged 6 November 1917
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  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Isabell BURGESS
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death25 October 1932
Age at death40
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales

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