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Darcy Arnold LARKING

Regimental number4315
Place of birthPort Lincoln, South Australia
SchoolPort Lincoln Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPort Lincoln, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Jane Larking, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Enlistment date6 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 7 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 May 1918
Age at death19.7
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P, Plot IX, Row L, Grave No. 8A), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
120
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Alice LARKING, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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