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Archibald DAVIDSON

Regimental number2591
Place of birthNorwood, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
AddressProspect, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Height5' 6"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Davidson, Avenue Road, Fitzroy, Prospect, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date18 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nevasa', 5 March 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 18 April 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 November 1931
Age at death58
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, DAVIDSON Archibald

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