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Clyde Reginald Bourke NORTON

Regimental number1257
Place of birthSt Kilda, Victoria
SchoolMelbourne Church of England Grammar School, Victoria
Other trainingStudying to be an accountant.
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCashier
AddressWilliams Road, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Clyde Bicknell Norton, 'Wentworth', Williams Road, Toorak, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circularb. 12 March 1896
FateDied of disease 12 March 1917
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 2A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Clyde and Edith NORTON, Selbourne Road, Toorak, Victoria

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