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Regimental number4041
Place of birthLiverpool, New South Wales
SchoolCanley Vale Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSpringarden Street, Granville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs F Osborne, Springarden Street, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Mooltan on 11 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 September 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death19.11
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBedford House Cemetery (Plot I, Row U, Grave No. 3) (Enclosure No. 4), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Frances OSBORNE, Spring Street, Granville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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