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Albert Henry CAWOOD

Regimental number2625
Place of birthKrambruk, Victoria
SchoolState School, Krambruk, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressApollo Bay, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, John William Cawood, Apollo Bay, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death34.7
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Apollo Bay Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: John W. (d. 10 June 1927, aged 72; bu. Apollo Bay) and Alice M. (d. 9 March 1930, aged 68; bu. Apollo Bay) CAWOOD, Krambruck, Apollo Bay, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 251 Sergeant Victor Charles CAWOOD, 37th Bn, returned to Australia, 30 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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