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Adye Charles Henry ROCKLIFF

Regimental number7225
Place of birthUlverstone Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressGawler, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, C Rockliff, Gawler, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Collective Grave, Plot XIII, Row F, Grave No 10-11), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Originally recorded as 'No known grave' and listed on the Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux; buried in a collective grave with 3012 Pte J. MOORE and 3233 Pte W.R. TEDFORD, whose intermingled remains were discovered at Dernancourt, 13 September 1978.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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