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Samuel Fletcher NOBLE

Regimental number2410
Place of birthCrookwell, Goulburn, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Crookwell, New South Wales
AddressDorrigo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Noble, Dorrigo, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHis grandfather, John NOBLE, was an early pioneer of NSW, arriving in 1846 and taking up land in the Kiama district, NSW.
FateKilled in Action 8 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialToronto Avenue Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 30), Warneton, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of James Noble, Dorrigo, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousins: 5 enlisted; Roy JOHNSTON, killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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