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Regimental number3010
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
Address188 Barcom Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs R Butterworth, 10 Leichhardt Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 3 August 1915. Taken on strength, 2nd Division Train, 14 December 1915; 16th Company, AASC, 11 March 1916; 5th Field Ambulance, 10 August 1916. Mortally wounded, 4 October 1917.
FateDied of wounds 7 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBroodseinde, Passchendaele, Belgium
Age at death32
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row G, Grave No. 7), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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