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Arthur Berkeley LONG

Regimental number21243
Place of birthTownsville, Queensland
SchoolNero Farm State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFranz Road, Hendra, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E M Pain, Franz Road, Hendra, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 9 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death27
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Eliza LONG (now PAIN), "Rosstulla", Alexandra Road, Hendra, Queensland, and the late Joseph LONG. Native of Townsville, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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