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Oscar William ANDERSON

Regimental number5030
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressBluff Road, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Anderson, Bluff Road, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date31 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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