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Regimental number3028
Place of birthWoodstock, New South Wales
SchoolWoodstock Public School, New South Wales
OccupationLift attendant
Address22 Arundel Street, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W R Cameron, 22 Arundel Street, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 October 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France
Age at death18
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row K, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and mary Ann CAMERON. Born at Woodstock, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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