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Regimental number5491
Place of birthClifton Terrace, Southampton, England
SchoolP & O School, Southampton, England
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip's labourer
Address62 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFriend, Mrs. A. Reeves, 62 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 September 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death29
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XIX, Row D, Grave No. 9A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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