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Regimental number1425
Place of birthSt Kilda Victoria
Other NamesHenry
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs F C Newsome, Kidd's Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Enlistment date16 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll59570
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 919/59566 Pte Frederick Charles NEWSOME, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919; 1424/1756 Sergeant William NEWSOME, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 June 1919.
Date of death2 December 1969
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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