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Neville Otho Cockburn ANDERSON

Regimental number152
Date of birth13 June 1892
Place of birthKew, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraughtsman
Address4 Yarra Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs J F Anderson, 4 Yarra Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 24 July 1915
Date of death24 July 1915
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Florence ANDERSON, 4 Yarra Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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