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Regimental number6094
Place of birthTownsville, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland, Christian Brothers (Catholic) College
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank clerk
AddressC/o Ab Commerce, CharterS Towers, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs G M Soilleux C/o H Galton, Annie Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBray, Somme Sector, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave no. II), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Marianne SOILLEUX; husband of Grace SOILLEUX, Anne Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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