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Regimental number517
Place of birthGippsland, Victoria
SchoolState School
Address187 Scotchmer Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Wellwood, 187 Scotchmer Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateKilled in Action 30 June 1916
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death27
Place of burialBrewery Orchard Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave 24), Bois-Grenier, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John William and Margaret WELLWOOD.

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