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David Alexander Brandis CAMERON

Regimental number7648
Date of birth10 July 1891
Place of birthKapunda, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressVeitch, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24.1
Height5' 10.25"
Weight179 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Charlotte Eliza Cameron, 1 Sydenham Road, Norwood, South Australia
Previous military serviceMember for 2 years, Lameroo Rifle Club
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 4, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/102/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Discharge date20 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Castalia', 13 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 20 July 1919.

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

Also served in World War II: Service No V357105.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CAMERON David Alexander Brandis

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