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Regimental number1753
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
SchoolNorth Ipswich State School, Queensland
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Youles, Taylor Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 October 1917
Place of death or woundingFlanders
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXX, Row D, Grave No. 15A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Louisa YOULES
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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