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Arriving in Basra today on board the HS Ellenga is 161644 Spr. Aitken Wishart from Dumfries. Aitken was assigned to the 1st/3rd IAC Signal Company, Royal Engineers in Margil on 17 September and was operating in the field by the 26th. He survived the war and died in Australia during 1953. He is part of Wishart Tree 028.