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Avard Bordem NEWCOMBE

Regimental number4116
Place of birthNova Scotia Canada
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFather, Leonard Newcombe, Bridge Tower, Nova Scotia, Canada
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateDied at sea 7 November 1916
Place of burialAt Sea
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119

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