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Phillip John Rupert STEELE

Regimental number6416
Place of birthCamberwell Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWarehouseman
AddressDenmark Street, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, P J Steele, Denmark Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Battery 10
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 8 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Officers, Plot B, Row 3, Grave No. 32), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Philip John and Johanna Albertina STEELE, 195 Swanston Street, Melbourne Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6417 Corporal Henry Cecil Augustus STEELE, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 17 March 1917.

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