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Claude Carrington TOWNSEND

Regimental number2741
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressVictoria Avenue, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, David Townsend, Victoria Avenue, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 January 1950

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