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Archibald William John WOODRUFF

Regimental number5978
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorth Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Mr A Woodruff, 14 Yardley Street, North Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date5 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Archibald William
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Amelia WOODRUFF. Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 July 1940
Age at death52
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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