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Clarence George Wentworth HARTWELL

Regimental number2033
Place of birthBingara, New South Wales
SchoolBingara Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBingara, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Thomas Hartwell, Bingara, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted in October, 1915. Sailed from sydney in January, 1916. First landed in Egypt then went to France. Was at every battle down the Somme to Messines. Was wounded in October, 1919 and was back at his Battery in three weeks." Details from Father.
FateKilled in Action 17 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Clarence George
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death25.9
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary HARTWELL, Bingara, New South Wales

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