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Regimental number6102
Place of birthArarat, Victoria
SchoolArarat State School, Victoria
AddressBoree Creek, via Lockhart, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M Rowley, Tatgoon Road, Ararat, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Place of burialHermies British Cemetery (Row B, Grave 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Coon and C Rowley.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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