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Russell William CHITTS

Regimental number5519
Date of birth20 June 1895
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPainter
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs N Chitts, c/o Mrs Tobin, Tarcutta via Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)After the war lived in Wagga Wagga, NSW.
Date of death1951

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