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Regimental number1424
Place of birthCasino New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMrs Emma Simpkins, Mongogaree, Casino, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Simpkins, Mongogaree, Leeville, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll85819
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollSpecial Service Unit
FateReturned to Australia 19 August 1919
Date of death2 February 1957
Place of burialMacquarie Park Cemetery

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