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Regimental number699
Place of birthLauriston, Victoria
SchoolLauriston State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLauriston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Flora M Stringer, Lauriston, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces and Cadets.
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of wounds at Malta.
FateDied of wounds 4 August 1915
Place of death or woundingWounded at Gallipoli.
Age at death19.10
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPieta Military Cemetery (Plot B, Row V, Grave No. 2), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Flora STRINGER, Lauriston, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother of Pte R W Stringer MM.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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