|Place of birth||Holbrook, New South Wales|
|School||Holbrook Public School|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Holbrook, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, Rupert Fynney, Holbrook, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Cootamundra, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||23rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/40/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||23rd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Villers Bretonneux, France|
|Age at death||19|
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row B, Grave No. I), Fouilloy, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Rupert and Frances FYNNEY, Holbrook, New South Wales|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 30 October 1916; found guilty, 24 December 1916, of being absent from church parade: award, confined to ship, and forfeits 2 days' pay; disembarked Plymouth, England, 10 January 1917.
Marched into 6th Training Bn, Rollestone, no date stated.
Proceeded overseas to France, 19 June 1917; marched into 2nd Australian Divisional Base Depot, Le Havre, 20 June 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 7 July 1917; taken on strength of 23rd Bn, 9 July 1917.
On leave to England, 6 March 1918; rejoined unit, 28 March 1918.
Admitted to No 57 Field Ambulance, 3 April 1918 (gonorrhoea) transferred to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 3 April 1918; to No 38 Ambulance Train, 6 April 1918; to No 39 General Hospital, Le Havre, 9 April 1918; discharged, 6 June 1918, and marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, the same day.
Proceeded to unit, 12 June 1918; rejoined 23rd Bn, 13 June 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FYNNEY Rupert Snowden|