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Regimental number6090
Place of birthElstead, Surrey, England
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
AddressAuburn Heights, Auburn Road, Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs R C Sheppard, Auburn Heights, Auburn Road, Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFleurs, France
Date of death9 January 1917
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialEtretat Churchyard Extension (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Mary SHEPPARD; husband of Rose SHEPPARD, "Auburn Heights", Auburn Road, Auburn, New South Wales. Native of Elstead, Surrey

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