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Regimental number21476
Place of birthAlton Downs Queensland
Address134 Bolsover Lane, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, A Klaproth, 134 Bolsover Lane, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 35th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board H.M.A.T. A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 23 March 1918
Place of burialEstaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXXI, Row H, Grave No. 37), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: August William and Bertha KLAPROTH, 96 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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