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Regimental number780
Place of birthNorth Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressGibson Street, Bowden, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Deering, Gibson Street, Bowden, South Australia
Enlistment date9 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3480 Pte William Arthur DEERING, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.
Other detailsReturned to Australia on board 'Castalia'.

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