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Regimental number1431
Place of birthWarrington, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressRiverside, Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Sarah Ann Coggins, Fairbarn Road, Stannington Sheffield, England
Enlistment date5 October 1914
Place of enlistmentHorsham, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1274
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 June 1916
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Row B, Grave No. 3), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sarah Ann COGGINS (formerly STEANE), Fairbarn Road, Stannington, Sheffield, Yorks, England and the late Charles STEANE. Native of Warrington, Lancs, England
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: Herbert Henry STEANE

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