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Regimental number95
Place of birthHaughley, Suffolk, England
SchoolHaughley Parish School, Suffolk, England
Age on arrival in Australia31
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf labourer
AddressHeidelberg Road, Fairfield Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, H Howard, High Town Green, Rattlesden, Suffolk, England
Previous military serviceServed in the British Army withthe Duke of Cornwell.
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialElmswell Cemetery, Suffolk, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Sophia HOWARD, High Town Green, Rattlesden, Suffolk, England

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