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Arthur George SNOOK

Regimental number186
Place of birthBrompton, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBootmaker
AddressEast Street, Brompton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 11.5"
Weight163 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Snook, East Street, Brompton, South Australia
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4520 Sergeant Frederick William SNOOK DCM, 27th, returned to Australia, 5 April 1919; Cousin: 2110 Pte Godfrey SNOOK, 32nd Bn, killed in action, 20 July 1916.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death22 February 1958
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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