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Regimental number4100
Place of birthNorwood South Australia
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Esther Jane Curtin, 2 Bowden Lane, off Gilles Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date20 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 465 Pte Frank Norman CURTIN, 32nd Bn, killed in action, 20 July 1916; [1918] Lt Edgar Catley CURTIN, 59th Bn returned to Australia, 28 March 1919; Cousin: 4026 Pte Herbert John KEMP, 11th Bn, killed in action, 9 April 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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