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Reginald Arthur CHAPMAN

Regimental number2627
Place of birthFakenham England
SchoolCouncil School
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o M Pezzutti, South Woodburn, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Arthur Chapman, 8 Queen Street, Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2627A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied on 21 April 1917
FateDied of wounds 21 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSte Marie Cemetery (Plot Div. 3., Row O, Grave No. II), Le Havre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Emma CHAPMAN, 8 Queen Street, Sutton Bridge, Lincs

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