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Regimental number3144
Place of birthBurnside, South Australia
SchoolPrince Alfred College, Adelaide, South Australia
AddressUpper Kensington, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C J Shuttleworth, Statenborough Street, Upper Kensington, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil.
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularRoHC lists middle name as Nameby. Born at Belmont Road Auxilliary Hospital. Embarked on Transport 'Ballarat' on 14 September 1915. Left Egypt for France in May 1916. Present at following engagements: Pozieres (wounded), Moquet Farm, Baupaume, Bullecourt, Messines and Ypres (Passchendaele). Died of pneumonia, whilst on Furlough, in Liverpool, England. Buried at Longmore Cemetary, Kirkdale, Liverpool on 30 October 1918.
FateDied of disease 26 October 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Namley spelt Nameley
Place of death or woundingLiverpool, England
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialKirkdale Cemetery (Plot VII, Row N.C. Grave No. 985), Lancashire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Claude and Mary SHUTTLEWORTH, "Ortona", George Street, Norwood, South australia. Native of Burnside, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lieutenant Leonard Boorman Shuttleworth, M.S. and Lieutenant Charles Gawthorpe Shuttleworth.

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