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Andrew Martin BOURNE

Regimental number3110
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolAuburn Public School, New South Wales
Other trainingRiverstone School, NSW
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressAscot, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Bourne, Jembaicumbene, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death9 August 1917
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialDerry House Cemetery No. 2 (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 6), Wytschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and the late Johanna BOURNE, Jembaicumbene, New South Wales. Native of Coolabah, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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