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Albert Bernard CAVELL

Regimental number508
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address7 Terrace, Fireworks Road, Mitcham, Surrey, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinmother, Mrs Matilda Cavell, 7 Terrace, Fireworks Road, Surrey, England
Enlistment date28 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateKilled in Action 1 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Matilda CAVELL. Born at Poplar, London, England

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