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Victor BODSWORTH

Regimental number3360
Place of birthSandringham, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSandringham, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Martha Ellen Bodsworth, Gibson Road, Sandringham, Victoria
Enlistment date22 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Victor Charles BODSWORTH.
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
165
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Maria Ann BODSWORTH; husband of M.E. Poulter (formerly BODSWORTH), Gibson Road, Sandringham, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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