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Regimental number5583
Place of birthThebarton South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressThebarton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Ann Goldfinch, George Street, Thebarton, South Australia
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 12719 Pte Arnold Vivian GOLDFINCH, 11th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 16 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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