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David William ORCHARD

Regimental number101
Place of birthN/A New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alfred Orchard, Cadooga, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLa Cauchie Communal Cemetery (Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred Arthur and Sarah Jane ORCHARD, Gnomery Station Goodooga, New South Wales. Native of Warren Downs Station, Carinda

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