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Albert Arthur CHAPMAN

Regimental number5060
Place of birthMount Perry Queensland
SchoolState School, Gin Gin, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGin Gin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E T Chapman, Gin Gin, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingnr Pozieres, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCourcelette british Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row F, grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
147
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr W.J. and Mrs A.T. CHAPMAN, Gingin, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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