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Cyril Roy Allen BUTTERS

Regimental number528
Place of birthDiapur, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine cleaner railways
AddressCemetery Road, Stawell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Charles Franklin Butters, Cemetery Road, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 18 August 1914. Taken on strength, 8th Bn, 25 August 1914. Wounded at the beginning of August 1915 at Gallipoli.
FateKilled in Action 24 August 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Cyril Roy
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death24 August 1915
Age at death21
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 39), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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