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Clarence Henry DOUGLASS

Regimental number5365
Place of birthAdaminaby, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
Addressc/o Mrs A Warren, Junee, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Warren, Prince Street, Junee, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 June 1918
Place of death or woundingStrazeele, Meteren Section
Age at death19.8
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 13), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
32
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Junee Cemetery, New South Wales. Parents: William C and Alice (d. 8 August 1936, aged 71; bu. Junee Cemetery) DOUGLASS, Prince Street, Junee, New South Wales. Native of Adaminaby, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 646 Pte Tasman DOUGLASS, 1st Bn, took part in landing at Gallipoli; total loss of left leg at Pozieres, France, returned to Australia, 1 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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