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Regimental number1670
Place of birthDimboola, Victoria
AddressSister-guardian, Mrs Eliza Smith, Oaklands, Dimboola, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, James Anderson, Dimboola, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 7 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 April 1965

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