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Clement James BRUTON

Regimental number2042
Place of birthMaitland New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Addressc/o Robert W Bruton, Comboyne PO, Comboyne, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Robert W Bruton, Comboyne via Wingham, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
FateKilled in Action 31 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 5/7), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: R.W. and Elleanor BRUTON, Comboyne, Wingham, New South Wales. Born at East Maitland, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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