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Cyril Edward RUSHTON

Regimental number19727
Place of birthGoodwood, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
Address67 Goodwood Road, Goodwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edwin Rushton, 67 Goodwood Road, Goodwood, South Australia
Enlistment date2 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Place of burialHem Farm Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 13), Hem-Monacu, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Goodwood Public School Roll of Honor. Photo: Peter Dennis.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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