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Roderick Hamilton BUDSWORTH

Regimental number18
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
SchoolDistrict Public School, Tamworth, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBrick maker
AddressPeel Street, West Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, J Budsworth, Peel Street, West Tamworth, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialCaterpiller Valley Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row F, Grave No. 10), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
28
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Katherine BUDSWORTH, Peel Street, West Tamworth, New SOuth Wales. Born in New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: W I HAMILTON, killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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