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Regimental number1329
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinB Collins, Lara Lake, via Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date11 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1220
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 August 1915
Date of death12 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 27), Alexandria, Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and the late Louisa COLLINS, Lara Lake, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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