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Samuel Leonard BUTTLE

Regimental number2343
Place of birthTwo Wells, South Australia
SchoolState School, Mallala, South Australia
AddressMallalla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Buttle, Mallalla, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of measles and pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 10 August 1915
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, grave No. 19), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Mr and Mrs E. BUTTLE, Mallala, South Australia

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