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Regimental number854
Place of birthMurrumburrah, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPolice constable
AddressGordon Road, Roseville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs Katherine Chamberlain, Gordon Road, Roseville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Katherine CHAMBERLAIN
Other details

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

Date of death21 August 1938
Age at death62
Place of burialWellington Cemetery, New South Wales

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