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Cecil Triba KNIGHT

Date of birth4 June 1881
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCordial manufacturer
AddressNorman Street, Port Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marion Gertrude Knight, c/o Mr C Vimo, 7 Wheaton Road, St Peters, South Australia
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name32nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
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Unit: INF32
Promotion date: 11 August 1915

FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Triba and Tribe
Date of death16 July 1947

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