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Phillip George CHAPMAN

Regimental number1742
Place of birthTostock, Suffolk, England
SchoolPublic School, Wandsworth, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Chapman, 3a Franche Court Road, Tooting, London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 17 March 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death16 August 1915
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 107), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
39
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Philip and Elizabeth CHAPMAN. Born in England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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