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Arthur DYSON

Regimental number2161
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSawyer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs F E Read, 44 Amess Street, North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 August 1916
Place of burialContay British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
93
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Carlton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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