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Regimental number3437
Place of birthCoburg, Victoria
SchoolMoreland State School, Victoria
Address10 Moreland Road, Coburg, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Nicholls 10 Moreland Road, Coburg, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Machine Gun Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried at Etaples Military Cemetery, France.
FateDied of wounds 10 December 1916
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialEstaples Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row F, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Emily NICHOLLS, Jasmine Street, Caulfield, Victoria. Native of Coburg, Melbourne, Victoria

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