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Regimental number3473
Place of birthPrahran Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressKensington, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W T Godby, 47 Footscray Road, Kensington, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 July 1916
Date of death26 July 1916
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery EXtension (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Stated to be GODBECHEAR, Bert.

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