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Regimental number2210
Place of birthLangham Essex, South Wales
SchoolBording School, Langham Essex, South Wales
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Hutton Burgess, Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Samuel Starling, Ardley, Essex, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on 18 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDelville Wood Cemetery (Plot XXIII, Row R, Grave No. 6), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Sarah Ann STARLING. Native of Langham, Essex, England

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