|Place of birth||Bundaberg, Queensland|
|School||State School, Queensland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||23.11|
|Next of kin||Father, Arthur William Rabnott, Barcaldine, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served for 1 month in the Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Emerald, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||47th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/64/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||47th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||25|
|Age at death from cemetery records||25|
|Place of burial||Buttes New British Cemetery (Plot XXVIII, Row A, Grave No. I), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Arthur and Matilda RABNOTT, Alice, Queensland. Native of Bundaberg, Queensland|
|Family/military connections||Cousins: Peter Pust MM; Arthur Smith; both killed in action.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 24 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 12 April 1917, and marched into 12th Training Bn, Codford.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 July 1917; taken on strength, 47th Bn, in the field, Belgium, 4 August 1917.
Wounded in action, 8 August 1917 (gun shot wound, buttock), and admitted to 4th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 2nd Canadian General Hospital, Le Treport, 11 August 1917; to Base Depot, Havre, 24 August 1917; rejoined unit from hospital, 7 September 1917.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 12 October 1917; now, 10 January 1918, posted 'wounded and missing 12 October 1917'.
Court of Enquiry, 11 March 1918, concluded: 'Killed in action, 12 October 1917'.
Handwritten note on Form B103: 'Buried 1000 yds SW of Passchendaele & 11000 yds N.E. of Zonnebeke'.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, RABNOTT Arthur Jacob|