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Regimental number914
Place of birthNewtown, New South Wales
SchoolBondi Public School, New South Wales
AddressSecond Avenue, Campsie, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Julia Jarman, Second Avenue, Campsie, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: "15 May 1917

Distinguished Conduct Medal (Altered to Military Medal)

Recommendation date: 29 May 1917

Mention in Despatches

Recommendation date: Unspecified and 16 April 1918"

FateKilled in Action 16 April 1918
Age at death28

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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