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Andrew Cumming FLEMING

Regimental number5599
Place of birthCreswick, Victoria
SchoolVermont State School, Victoria
OccupationTram conductor
Address26 Mary Street, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emily M Fleming, 26 Mary Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 April 1918
Place of death or woundingNear Albert, France
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot X, Row C, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert Christie and Lillias FLEMING; husband of Emily Louisa FLEMING, 'Valley View', Clyde Street, East Kew, Victoria. Native of Creswick, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 710/4397 Pte Norman Reid FLEMING, 23rd Bn, killed in action, 3 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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