The AIF Project


Regimental number2354
Place of birthBoort, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressSwan Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinGeorge Devlin, Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialAIF Burial Ground (Plot VII, Row G, Grave No. 1), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of George DEVLIN, Swan Hill, Victoria, and of Jane Keig his wife

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