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Regimental number5650
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
SchoolMount View (via Cessnock) Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressVincent Street, Cessnock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Stewart, Vincent Street, Cessnock, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 February 1917
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialMartinpuick British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Anne Jackson, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales
Family/military connections"First Cousin to Herbert GYLER who also (.....) was in same battle" as provided by mother.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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