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Horace SUTCLIFFE

Regimental number5168
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAyr, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Sutcliffe, Ayr, Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialDomart-Sur-La-Luce Communal Cemetery (4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Bertha SUTCLIFFE, Ayr, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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