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Arthur Herbert Leo BURNS

Regimental number3246
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWest Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Burns, 199 Roden Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Arthur Herbert
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBapaume Post Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
154
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alice and the late Arthur BURNS, 199 Roden Street, West Melbourne, Victoria

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