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Regimental number1003
Place of birthHexham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer toolmaker
AddressAllandale, Shaftesbury Road, Burwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hetherington, Allandale, Shaftesbury Road, Burwood, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentArmourer Corporal
Unit name2nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Army Orders

Consistent good work at Sailly, Pozieres and Mt. Sorrell.
Recommendation date: 9 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918

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