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Claude Otto STRACHEY

Regimental number1430
Place of birthChristchurch, New Zealand
SchoolWaitaki Boys High School, Oamaru, New Zealand
Age on arrival in Australia27
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, M Strachey, 148 Worcester Street, West Christchurch, NZ
Enlistment date3 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 February 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1294
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1916
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27

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