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Regimental number327
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
SchoolBrisbane Grammar School
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Wyalla', Crow's Next, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMr H Chambers, 'Wyalla', Crow's Next, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 18 June 1916

FateDied of wounds 26 January 1917
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialKensal Green (All Souls) (173 and 4 : 9), London
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Sarah CHAMBERS, Wyaela, Crow's Nest, Quensland

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

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