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Regimental number7970
Place of birthLeeds England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNew Town, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs L L Dixon, Swanston Street, New Town, Tasmania
Enlistment date13 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialJeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Graham and Mary DIXON, husband of Lilian L. DIXON, 102 Swanston Street, New Town, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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