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Septimus Hepplewhite BELL

Regimental number268
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressOakland, Coraki, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinBrother, Walter Frederick Bell, Brisbane General PO, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

'Work at Armentieres on 13-14 March 1917.'
Not awarded.
Recommendation date: 21 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917

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