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Arthur Frederick BUTLER

Regimental number2883
Place of birthCape Town South Africa
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm-labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J. Butler, Editorial Department, Times Office, Cape Town, South Africa
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Date of death7 December 1969
Place of burialGriffith Cemetery

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