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Arthur Stanley UPWARD

Regimental number6849
Place of birthMalvern, Victoria
SchoolChurch of England Grammar School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Address'The Olives', 12 Southey Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rebecca Upward, 'The Olives,' 12 Southey Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Reserve Park 1, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 28 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialCamon Communal Cemetery (Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederic and Rebecca UPWARD, The Olives, 12 Louthey Street, St. Kilda, Victoria. Native of Malbern, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2499 Pte Frederic Hugh UPWARD, 56th Bn, killed in action, 23 September 1917.
Other details

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

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