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Arthur Francis MITCHELL

Regimental number235
Place of birthKamona Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressKamona, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lavina Mitchell, Kamona, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 46), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Lavinia MITCHELL, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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