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Regimental number6429
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
AddressChief Street, Brompton, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rose May Wilson, Chief Street, Brompton, South Australia
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on 20 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 5 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialLarch Wood (Railway Cutting) Cemetery (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 15), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Mother: May CARLIER (formerly WILSON); Wife: Rose May WILSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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