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Arthur Harold SHORE

Regimental number3472
Place of birthBrushy Creek, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTanner
AddressAuburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Sidney George Shore, 8 Lilydale Grove, Auburn, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil.
Enlistment date17 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularNil.
FateDied of wounds 17 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialAubigny British Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 8) (Somme), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Sidney and Annie SHORE. Native of Brushy Creek, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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