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Regimental number1305
Place of birthClunes, Victoria
SchoolSouth Boulder State School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Byfield, 34 Vivian Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialRegina Trench Cemetery (Plot IX, Row N, Grave No. 7), Grandcourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Johannah BYFIELD, 178 Brisbane Street, Brown Hill, Western Australia

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