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Regimental number7191
Place of birthWeymouth England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoilermakers assistant
Address13 Smeddle Terrace, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Eliza Phillips, 13 Smeddle Terrace, East Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name4th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 13 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records45
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot VI, Row F, Grave No. 6), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Emma PHILLIPS; husband of Florence PHILLIPS, 141 Manchester Road, Millwall, London, England. Native of Mells, Frome, Somerset, England

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