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Christopher Norman HEAPS

Regimental number4362
Place of birthBlackburn, Lancs., England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlumber
AddressCottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Heaps, 'Lynthorpe', Sea View Terrace, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: T. and Elizabeth HEAPS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 February 1941 (difficult to read)
Age at death43
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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