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Rupert Charles KNIPE

Regimental number611
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationKangaroo shooter
Addressc/o C Knipe, Sycamore Street, Caulfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Charles Knipe, Sycamore Street, Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Work at Cerisy on 8 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 11 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918

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