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Joseph Stanley BAINBRIDGE

Regimental number166
Place of birthTatura, Victoria
SchoolHigh Street State School, Prahran, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway signal porter
AddressAvator, 55 Rose Street, Armadale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 9.5"
Weight159 lbs
Next of kinFather, F F Bainbridge, Avator, 65 Rose Street, Armadale, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 08-16 May 1915
Place of death or woundingCape Helles, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis F and Edith M. BAINBRIDGE, "Concord", Grandview Grove, Armadale, Victoria, Australia. Native of Tatura, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1880 CPL Trevelyan E BAINBRIDGE, 6th Bn, returned to Australia; LT GS BAINBRIDGE, 4th Bn, returned to Australia.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BAINBRIDGE Joseph Stanley

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