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Raymond Vernon BALDOCK

Regimental number520
Place of birthKaniva, Victoria
Other NamesVernor
SchoolJeparit State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressJeparit, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Alfred Baldock, Jeparit, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Date of death20 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBirr Cross Roads Cemetery, Zillebeke (Special Memorial 4), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Louisa BALDOCK, Jeparit, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousins (2) killed.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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