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Regimental number1658
Place of birthMelbourne
ReligionRoman Catholic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs W Wittengsteiss, 176 Napier Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 19), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret ANDERSON, 40 McLachlan Street, Northcote, Victoria

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