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Regimental number7466
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolCleveland Sreet Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressStaplehurst, Kingston Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W H Warskitt, Staplehurst, Kingston Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed as Lieutenant in Militia Home Service.
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Battery 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 22 April 1917
Place of death or woundingNoreuil, Bullecourt Battle, France
Age at death20
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave 20), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Willliam Henry and Edith WARSKITT.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7268 Gunner William Eric WARSKITT, 5th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 27 August 1917.

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