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Frank Harris RUMBELOW

Regimental number1815
Place of birthVictor Harbor South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr Godfrey Rumbelow, 48 Phillis Street, Maylands, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 22nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Place of enlistmentVictor Harbor, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 3), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr G and Mrs A L RUMBELOW
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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