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Regimental number1893
Place of birthVictoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCordial maker
AddressTaradale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Clinton, Talbot Hill, Taradale, Victoria
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2050
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2123 Pte John CLINTON, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 April 1916; 2126 Pte Richard Gilbert CLINTON, 57th Bn, killed in action, 22 November 1916; 6712 Pte Thomas CLINTON, 32nd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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