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Regimental number1245
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
OccupationButcher, farmer
AddressNarre Warren East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Cunningham, Narre Warren East, Victoria
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Place of enlistmentWarragul, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1246 Pte Clause Sydney CUNNINGHAM, 39th Bn, returned to Australia, 30 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 July 1958
Place of burialSmithfield Cemetery

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