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Clarence Rosser BRANERGHAN

Regimental number1995
Place of birthPetersburg, South Australia
SchoolStockport Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine-cleaner
AddressPetersburgh, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Beatrice Branerghan, Stockport, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for several months in the Citizen Military Forces, Petersburgh [now Peterborough], SA, before enlisting in 1915.
Enlistment date23 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 10 February 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll995
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateKilled in Action 28 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death19.2
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialCaterpillar Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 6), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Beatrice BRANERGHAN, Stockport, South Australia. Born at Peterborough, South Australia

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