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Regimental number2158
Place of birthTeralba, Newcastle, New South Wales
SchoolHamilton Public School, Newcastle, New South Wales
AddressTeralba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Smith Montgomery Sneddon, Teralba, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 February 1917
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. II), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Agnes SNEDDON, Teralba, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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