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Regimental number2054
Place of birthWallsend New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address10 Pretoria Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMrs A Manefield, 11 Wetherell Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2054A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'For gallant services as a stretcher bearer during operations at Gird Trench.'
Recommendation date: 26 November 1916

FateKilled in Action 14 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialThistle Dump Cemetery High Wood (Row E, Grave No. 2), Longuevel, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Mary E. MANEFIELD, 20 Arthur Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales

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