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Clarence Murray COLUMBINE

Regimental number2034
Place of birthWaratah, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressQueenstown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Columbine, Waratah, Tasmania
Previous military service91st Infantry
Enlistment date29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 23 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 430 Lance Corporal Albert COLUMBINE, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 13 October 1918; 2543 Pte Jack COLUMBINE, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 9 February 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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