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Regimental number6981
Place of birthIndia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoundary rider
AddressFreemasons Hotel, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Olive Mary Clayton Bridges, Freemasons Hotel, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 June 1915
Place of enlistmentHelena Vale, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 January 1965
Age at death71
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia

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