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Austin George KIMPTON

Regimental number1204
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressStation Street, Fairfield, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMrs A Kimpton, Station Street, Fairfield, Victoria
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 9), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William George and Annie KIMPTON; husband of May KIMPTON, 228 Boundary Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane

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