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Regimental number2799
Place of birthSouth Brisbane Queensland
SchoolNormal School, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rachel Craig Cummings, Brougham street Kedron, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried at Borre, France
FateDied of wounds 2 June 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31.10
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row b, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Maggie CUMMINGS; husband of Rachel CUMMINGS, Bone Street, Kedron, Queensland. Native of Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

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

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