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Arthur Robert French OXFORD

Regimental number2223
Place of birthBournemouth England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMachinist
AddressDuke Street, Thompsons Estate, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Jane Oxford, Duke Street, Thompsons Estate, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date23 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2223A
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 42), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Elizabeth OXFORD; husband of Ellen Jane OXFORD, Duke Street, Thompson Estate, South Brisbane. Served in the South African Campaign. Native of Bournemouth, England

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