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Regimental number4372
Place of birthAldeburgh, Suffolk, England
Place of birthAldeburgh, England
SchoolNational School, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, England
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
Address284 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 5.5"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Cable, Hanover House, Aldeburgh-on-Sea, Suffolk, England
Previous military serviceServed in Lads' Brigade and Volunteers.
Enlistment date6 December 1915
Place of enlistmentCasula, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name19th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 February 1917
Place of death or woundingAlbert, Bapaume Road, France
Age at death33.7
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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