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Cyril Andrew BURDEN

Regimental number1000
SchoolAscot Vale State School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter and joiner
Address4 Mascoma Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinA P A Burden, 4 Mascoma Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Battery, Australian Field Artillery, Albert Park, Victoria.
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 10 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death22.4
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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