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Clarence Morgan JONES

Regimental number4527
Place of birthBothwell, Tasmania
SchoolAt home
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShepherd
AddressJericho, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Mr C Jones, Colebrook, Tasmania
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pneumonia and gangrene of both feet
FateDied of disease 10 December 1916
Place of death or woundingPortsmouth, England
Age at death24
Place of burialMilton Cemetery (Plot H, Row 19, Grave No. 15), Hampshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles James and Mary Ann JONES, Oatlands, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother to 677 Corporal Walter Henry Jones, 40th Bn, died of wounds
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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