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Regimental number3535
Place of birthNo 3 Chelsea Grove, Kensington, London, England
SchoolLangford Road Board school, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia30
ReligionChurch of England
AddressListowell Downs, Blackall, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinSister, Mrs Gertrude Collins, 31 Broughton Road, Fulham, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 October 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackall, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialAeroplane Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 36), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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