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Cosmo CAMERON

Regimental number4120
Place of birthParadise Goldfields, near Gayndah, Queensland
SchoolMaryborough State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Mrs Brenda Petersen, Murgon, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in Cadets.
Enlistment date29 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Cosuio Cameron on NR
Age at death23.5
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXVIII, Row E, Grave No. 13), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
107
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Neil and Frances CREER (formerly CAMERON), Yalleroi, Queensland. Native of Paradise Goldfields, Gayndah, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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