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Clarence Lancelot PHILIPPSON

Regimental number3390
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAssayer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Phillipson, 1199 Edgar Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
146
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth PHILLIPPSON, Whim Creek, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1616 Pte William Felix PHILIPPSON, 11th Bn, died of wounds, 17 May 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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