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Regimental number788
Place of birthHeadless Cross, Redditch, Worcestershire, England
Place of birthRedditch, England
SchoolSt Lukes, Headless Cross, Redditch, Worcestershire, England
Age on arrival in Australia20 or 21
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressBamawm, via Rochester, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, E Quinney, Hedley's Cross, Worcestershire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train, No 3 Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1918
Place of death or woundingUnknown
Age at death28-31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialJeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ernest and Clara QUINNEY
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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