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Regimental number7844
Place of birthWindermere, Victoria
SchoolWesley College, Prahran, Victoria
OccupationApprentice engineer
Address76 Maribyrnong Road, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Anderson, 76 Maribyrnong Road, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in Senior Cadets, Ascot Vale.
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Australian General Hospital, Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialTorreken Farm Cemetery No 1 (Row F, Grave No 8), Wytschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Agnes Jean ANDERSON, Grosvenor Mansions, 70 William Street, Balaclava, Victoria

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