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Septimus WELCH

Regimental number31092
Place of birthCooma New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Athenia', High Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs C F Welch, 'Athenia', High Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 October 1918
Place of burialNeves Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row B, Grave 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Frederick and Eleanor F WELCH.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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