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Regimental number4832
Place of birthMintaro South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLameroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Nelson, Lameroo, South Australia
Enlistment date9 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 September 1916
Place of burialLondon Cemetery and Extension (Plot 1, Row H, Grave No 20), Longueval, Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Originally listed as 'No known grave' and commemorated on the Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux. Remains located in 1937 and re-interred.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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