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Regimental number3111
Place of birthAmosfield, New South Wales
OccupationLabourer and grazier
AddressAmosfield via Wilsons Downfall, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Thomas Bottrell, Amosfield via Wilsons Downfall, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 3 October 1916, and embarked with the 53rd Bn, 8th Reinforcements.
FateDied of disease 19 February 1917
Date of death19 February 1917
Age at death20
Place of burialSouthall Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 8), Middlesex
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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