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Regimental number2424
Place of birthMurrumbateman, New South Wales
SchoolGinninderra Public School, Ginninderra, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressHall via Queanbeyan, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Hollingsworth, Hall via Queanbeyan, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Special Memorial, C, 3), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Hall Roll of Honour (now housed in Hall School Museum, ACT). Son of Mrs Susan HOLLINGSWORTH, Hall, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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