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Aubrey Cornelius LONGBOTTOM

Regimental number1957
Place of birthYork, Western Australia
SchoolYork State School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm manager
AddressGrass Valley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, Mr George Longbottom, York, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 January 1917
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death35
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 47), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Eliza LONGBOTTOM, York, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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