The AIF Project


Regimental number2772
Place of birthNotting Hill England
OccupationRailway porter
AddressWidmerpool, near Nottingham, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Rimmer, Widmerpool, near Nottingham, England
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialMont Huon Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 6), Le Treport, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret RIMMER, Widmerpool, near Nottingham, England

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