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Regimental number2371
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address72 McPherson Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Matilda Ashcroft, 72 McPherson Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1918
Date of death17 April 1938
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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