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Reginald Henry BOLTON

Regimental number4675
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolMelbourne Grammar School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCompany manager
Address'Verona' Gipps Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Doris Bolton, c/o of Wm Fairland, Erigola, North Parade, Hunter's Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of disease 3 August 1918
Place of death or woundingnear Amiens, France
Date of death3 August 1918
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialValenciennes Communal Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
84
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis P. and Frances Edith BOLTON; husband of Doris BOLTON, North Parade, Hunter's Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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