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Platts M C     Pte    2107

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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Platts M C     Pte    2107    Maurice Claude               8 Inf Bn    18    Labourer    Single    C of E       

Address:    Essendon, Washington St, 19   

Next of Kin:    Platts, C S, 19 Washington St, Essendon   

Enlisted:    8 Mar 1915       

Embarked:     A62 Wandilla 17 Jun 1915   


Private M. Platts, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Platts, of Essendon, has been wounded in France. He left Australia in 1915, a few days after his 18th birthday.


ROLL OF HONOR. (1918, May 16). The Essendon Gazette and Keilor, Bulla and Broadmeadows Reporter (Moonee Ponds, Vic. : 1914 - 1918), p. 3 Edition: Morning. Retrieved June 12, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74605933



BOB SNAPE'S: DIARY & LETTERS, from July 1915 to July 1919.


20 December 1917:  "Have you heard anything of Frank Spencer or Maurice Platts or any of the others lately? I haven’t. Two of the Sheas are in the artillery. [Probably Albert and William.] Tol said that Edgely Hulme had enlisted".



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