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Regimental number68
Date of birth24 January 1886
Place of birthHoward, Queensland
SchoolBooyal Provisional School, Queensland
OccupationNo trade
AddressBooyal via Childers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Elizabeth Coleman, Booyal via Childers, Queensland
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name25th Battalion, Transport Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsWas with the landing party at Gallipoli and fought at the Battle of Somme, France
Date of death27 April 1979

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