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Regimental number39140
Place of birthBlythe, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressStanley, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Etchell, Stanley, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Date of death19 December 1942
Place of burialWivenhoe Cemetery

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