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Claude Hamilton COLEMAN

Regimental number1343
Place of birthFootscray, Victoria
SchoolNorth Williamstown State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address15 North Road, Newport, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Coleman, 15 North Road, Newport, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death1 November 1915
Age at death22.11
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLancashire Landing Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 45), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Catherine COLEMAN, 15 North Road, Newport, Vicoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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