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Rupert Victor Mansfield MILLHOUSE

Regimental number3809
Date of birth1888
Place of birthMount Gambier, South Australia
SchoolMount Gambier State School, South Australia; Mount Gambier Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W H Millhouse, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded at Pozieres; evacuated to England for treatment. Returned to France, 22 May 1918; killed in action, 30 June 1918.
FateKilled in Action 30 June 1918
Place of death or woundingMerris, France
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Elizabeth MILLHOUSE. Native of Mount Gambier, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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