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Archibald SPARROW

Regimental number1184
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Robert Sparrow, Middlemarch, Otago, New Zealand
Enlistment date30 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Date of death22 December 1914
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCoburg Cemetery, Victoria (place of death, Victoria)
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Enlisted 30th September, 1914.Enroute for overseas service. Son of Robert SPARROW, Otago, New Zealand. Native of Dunedin, New Zealand

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