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Regimental number2931
Place of birthRosewater, South Australia
AddressSemaphore Road, Semaphore, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 10"
Weight145 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Silverlock, Semaphore Road, Semaphore, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 May 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date18 August 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Commonwealth', 13 April 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 6 June 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 18 August 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death28 December 1934
SourcesNAA: B2455, SILVERLOCK Arnold

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