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Clarence Evendale BURR

Regimental number133
SchoolState School, Devonport, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDevonport, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Wesley Burr, Devonport, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death24.10
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row D, Grave No. 6), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Wesley and Martha BURR, Devonport, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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