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Regimental number2636
Place of birthKadina, South Australia
SchoolKadina Public School, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWallaroo Mines, Kadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Jackson, c/o Mrs N O'Brien, Lipson Avenue, Kadina, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 January 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records48
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave No. 39), Mericourt-L-Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Mary JACKSON, West Terrace, Kadina, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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