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Regimental number2030
Date of birth9 January 1879
Place of birth London, England
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSleeper cutter
AddressNannup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Height5' 7"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Hilton, Blacksod, Palmerston Street, Cottesloe Beach, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 February 1915
Place of enlistmentNannup, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 26 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularArrived in Australia, 1901
FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1918
Discharge date16 March 1919 - Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War Service: Gallipoli, England. Became sick at Gallipoli and transferred to England per H.S. 'Grampian', ex Mudros (22 September 1915) where he was hospitalised

Attached to AIF Depots in England before his return to Australia.

Commenced return to Australia on board 'Burma', 14 December 1918; disembarked Perth, 22 January 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Perth, 16 March 1918.
Date of death2 January 1939
Age at death59
Place of burialKalgoorlie Cemetery, Western Australia

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