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Arthur Reginald CUMMINS

Regimental number2701
Place of birthIngham Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Mrs Annie Louisa Mathews, Riverside Park, Stone River, Ingham, Queensland
Enlistment date14 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBalgium (thought to be Passchendaele)
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Special Memorial 55), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alvert and Maria CUMMINS. Native of Ingham, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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