The AIF Project


Regimental number440
Place of birthPrahran Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address85 Park Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMabel Sandford, 85 Park Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Anzac Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 1 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. 10), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: R. and Mabel SANDFORD, 85 Park Street, South Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Victoria

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