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Rupert FERGUSSON

Regimental number6991
Place of birthMoree New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
Other trainingNil
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBraeside, John Street, East Maitland, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G R C Fergusson, Braeside, John Street, East Maitland, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 June 1918
Place of death or woundingUnknown
Age at death25.10
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 25), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
36
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Robert Edward and Agnes FERGUSSON, "Braeside", John Street, East Maitland, New South Wales. Native of Moree, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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