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Cyril Forster STEPHENS

Regimental number6654
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
Other trainingUniversity and Agricultural College, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
AddressRosefield, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs A D Stephens, Carlton Street, Rosefield, South Australia
Enlistment date14 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDive Copse British Cemetery (Special Memorial 5), South of War Stone, Sailly-le-Sec, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John James and Alice Day STEPHENS, Carlton Street, Fullarton, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother of Alan Hall Stephens killed in active service April 30th 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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