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Regimental number1179
Place of birthMorphett Vale, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWhittlesea, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Henry Newport, Whittlesea, Victoria
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 26 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 17 November 1915
Place of death or woundingDied on board H.T. " Hawkes Bay" at Sea
Age at death33
Place of burialAt Sea
Commemoration detailsChatby Memorial, Alexandria, Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial

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