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Henry John Douglas ANDERSON

Regimental number3676
Date of birth11 February 1889
Place of birthBarrys Reef, Victoria
SchoolBarrys Reef State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressBarrys Reef, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, A Anderson, Barrys Reef, Victoria
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Mobile Veterinary Section
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 1952 Pte Frithoff Hugo HULTGREN, 38th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of deathc. 1972

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