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Daniel John PITTS

Regimental number455
Place of birthExeter England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Pitts, Cheriton, Bishop, Exeter, Devonshire, England
Enlistment date25 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Row G, Grave No. 25), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jane PITTS, Honeyford, Cheriton Bishop, Devon
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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