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|Place of Birth:||Hamilton (Scotland)|
|Next of Kin:||James Stevenson - Father ; Albert Cottage, Burns Street, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland.|
|Date of Enlistment:||8-Mar-1916|
|Age at Enlistment:||22|
|Place of Enlistment:||Darwin|
|Unit:||25th Battalion 15th Reinforcement|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Service History:||Stevenson enlisted in Darwin before the Unit embarked from Brisbane on board HMAT A46 'Clan Macgillivray' on 7 September 1916, landing at Plymouth 2 November 1916. Stevenson was wounded in action, firstly on 28 April 1917 with a gun shot wound, the second injury occurred on 12 June 1918, again with another GSW. This resulted in him being evacuated, firstly to England and then repatriated back to Australia on the SS 'Borda' arriving at Brisbane 19 December 1918 and was discharged medically unfit 30 March 1919.|
|Related link:||Unit War Diary|
Black over Blue : the 25th Battalion, AIF at War, 1915-1918 by Bob Doneley. Toowoomba, Qld. : USQ Press, 1997.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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