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Cyril Frederick Davis WAKEFIELD

Regimental number7559
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
SchoolRichmond Hill State School, Charters Towers, Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Wakefield, 312 East Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date7 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death18.11
Place of burialDoingt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, Grave 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
134
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert E and Elizabeth Emily WAKEFIELD.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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