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Maurice Herbert MAYFIELD

Regimental number526
Place of birthGoolwa, South Australia
SchoolWoodville Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressAlbert Park, Woodville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lydia Grace Mayfield, Albert Park, Woodville, South Australia
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 February 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death19.7
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 25), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert W. and Lydia G. MAYFIELD, Albert Park, Woodville, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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