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Hugh McPherson ANTHONY

Regimental number1665
Place of birthStirlingshire Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressUduc Road, Harvey, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Anthony, Uduc Road, Harvey, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll8807
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1302 Pte Charles McPherson ANTHONY, 11th Bn, killed in action, 6 May 1917; 1765 Gunner William ANTHONY, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 1 November 1918.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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