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Regimental number2126
Place of birthHerberton, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
AddressHerberton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Henry Adcock, Herberton PO, Herberton, Queensland
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 April 1917
Date of death26 April 1917
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Mary Ann ADCOCK, Herberton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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