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Stanley Richard ANDERSON

Regimental number6
Place of birthBeaconsfield, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationConcrete pipe worker
AddressBroomfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 6"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinFather, James Anderson, Broomfield, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Citizen's Military Forces
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date21 January 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 June 1975
SourcesNAA: B2455, ANDERSON Stanley Richard

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