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Regimental number3296
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
Address6 Stephen Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinguardian,, F Bergniann, Sedgfield, via Singleton, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1918
Place of death or woundingBray Corbie, Sally-le-sec
Age at death23.6
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 1), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Sydney, New South Wales

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