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Regimental number6776
Place of birthArmidale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWarwick, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Mrs E Winters, Bonnington Moonee River via Dalby, Queensland
Enlistment date22 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 June 1917
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 31), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Mary ECKERSLEY. Native of Armidale, New South Wales. See Eckersley the true family name
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue Family name : Joseph ECKERSLEY

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