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Abner ANDERSON

Regimental number6763
Place of birthCarrington New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer apprentice
AddressStockton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Eugene Anderson, 4 Douglas Street, Stockton, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 16 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row O, Grave No. 10), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
82
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Eugene and Amelia ANDERSON, Douglas Street, Stockton, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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