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Regimental number4753
Place of birthCastlefin
SchoolCastlefin No. 2 National School
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGilgandra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Crawford, Hull Head, Castle Fern Donegal, Ireland
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death46
Place of burialContay British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth CRAWFORD, Hillhead, Castefin, Co. Donegal, Ireland. Native of Castlefin
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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