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Derrick Edward POULTON

Regimental number981
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address76 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs P Poulton, 123 Albion Street off Parramatta Road, Annandale, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 February 1966

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