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Arthur Claude WATTS

Regimental number34840
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
SchoolNorth Annandale Public School, New South Wales
Address159A Trafalgar Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Alfred J Watts, 159A Trafalgar Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service31st Infantry; Served in Militia
Enlistment date21 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, April 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 26 October 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death19.10
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred John and Helen Grace Maud WATTS.
Family/military connectionsUncle: Archibald Watts, No. 4327, 13th Battalion, died at Bullecourt, France, 4th February 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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