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Arthur Beaumont GOARD

Regimental number6744
Place of birthMurrurundi, New South Wales
SchoolMurrurundi Public School and Fort St, New South Wales
Other trainingHawkesbury Agricultural College (Diploma)
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBroken Head, Byron Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W S Goard, Public School, Gunning, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death4 October 1917
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialAeroplane Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 7), Ypres, Belgium
Commemoration detailsa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
32
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Selina GOARD, Public School, Gunning, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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