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Arthur Edward CALDWELL

Regimental number1728
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
SchoolNorth Williamstown State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address75 Buckland Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMrs J O'Brien, 75 Buckland Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 17 March 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death26 July 1915
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialAddolerate Cemetery (Block E, Plot EA, Row A, Grave No. 653), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Agnes CALDWELL. Born at Young, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: Sgt Thomas Campbell Caldwell MM, no. 1684, A Company 16th Bn; Joseph Caldwell no. 1786, 15th Brigade.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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