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Samuel James RUMBOLD

Regimental number2473
Place of birthCanterbury England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressNippering, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr Henry Rumbold, Wagin, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date30 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 20 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 July 1966

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