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Reginald BURTENSHAW

Regimental number1127
Place of birthEastbourne, Sussex, England
SchoolPublic School, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPorter
Address23 Nightingale Street, Balaclava, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, George Burtenshaw, 89 Dudley Road, Eastbourne, Essex, England
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of disease 6 March 1917
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialDurrington Cemetery (Grave No. 217), Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Alice BURTENSHAW, 89 Dudley Road, Eastbourne, Sussex, England

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