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Regimental number4846
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGranville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, R W Springett, The Avenue, Granville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave Ndso. 12), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert William and Jemima SPRINGETT, Granville, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: L. Corporal Arthur Springett, 19th Battalion
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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