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Cecil John LING

Regimental number35634
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
Address15 Kentville Avenue, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Ling, 15 Kentville Avenue, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, May 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie LING. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 October 1930
Age at death41
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium, New South Wales

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