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Morton Leslie COCKSHELL

Regimental number3643
Place of birthMandoora, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBowhill, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Jane Cockshell, Bowhill, South Australia
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 October 1928
Place of burialBerri Cemetery, South Australia

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