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Regimental number5841
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Millar's T and T Co, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Miss Hannah Dearden, 'Yarramon', Highbury Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jesse and Margaret DEARDEN. Native of Ballarat, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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