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Arthur Charles Victor GOODSELL

Regimental number6516
Place of birthPeckham, London, England
SchoolGoodall Road Board School, Leyton, England
Age on arrival in Australia16
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressC/o John Williamson, Lochinvar Carisbrook, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A. Goodsell, 76 Leslie Road, Leyton, London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death21
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 43), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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