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Aubrey Townsend SALE

Regimental number2280
Place of birthBurnie, Tasmania
SchoolLaunceston Grammar and Hutchens School, Hobart, Tasmania
Other trainingHawkesbury Agricultural College
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressMontrose, Glenorchy, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Wm R Sale, Montrose, Glenorchy, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Salvage Company
FateDied of wounds 3 July 1918
Place of death or woundingSt Omer
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 35), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Eleanor SALE, Glenmorchy, Tasmania

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