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Regimental number5586
Place of birthLiverpool England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressMaddington, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alfred Empsall, Maddington PO, Maddington, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 26 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

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