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Regimental number7722
Date of birth15 May 1895
Place of birthHotham, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMarradong, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFriend, Mrs L Pollard, Springfield, Marradong, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Married Beatrice Maud Deighton, 2 January 1924, St George's Cathedral, Perth, Western Australia; apparently separated in the 1930s; 3 children admitted to an orphanage.
Date of death27 August 1943
Age at death48
Place of burialAnglican Cemetery, Dwellingup, Western Australia

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