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Capper Mitchell WEBB

Regimental number32252
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
SchoolGeelong College, Geelong Victoria
OccupationMedical student
Address'Redholme', Barkers Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Richard C Webb, 'Redholme', Barkers Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Previous military serviceM U Rifles; Served as 1st Lieutenant in University Rifles, Melbourne, Victoria.
Enlistment date4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 24
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 19 September 1917
Place of death or woundingZillebeke, near Ypres, Belgium
Age at death21.1
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard Cappur and Alice M WEBB.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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