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Regimental number1078
Place of birthGalston, New South Wales
SchoolGalston Public School
OccupationBread carter
AddressGalston, via Hornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMrs Gartung, Galston, via Hornsby, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLa Chapelette British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 7), Peronne, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs. Susan GARTUNG, Galston, Hornsby, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother also killed in action

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