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Regimental number2259
Place of birthEngland
SchoolEnglish School
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBoundary Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs L Partridge, Boundary Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Previous military service22 years military service prior to war in Australia.
Enlistment date31 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularServed in Australian Electrical Engineers and received a service medal in Auxilary Forces.
FateDied of wounds 24 April 1916
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death45
Age at death from cemetery records45
Place of burialSailly-Sur-La-Lys Canadian Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Thomas and Mary Ann Partridge, husband of Louisa Gertrude Partridge, 7 Hargrave Street, Paddington, New South Wales. Native of Westminster, England

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