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Regimental number2126
Place of birthWoodstock near Avoca, Victoria
SchoolLilicur State School
ReligionChurch of England
AddressAvoca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinFather, Tom Pym Howell, Avoca, Victoria
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAlbert, France
Age at death42
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Tom and Margaret HOWELL. Native of Avoca, Victoria

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