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Regimental number17952
Date of birth30 July 1886
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolKogarah Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMetal worker
AddressWentworth Falls, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ann D Chopping, Glenfarn Street, Bexley, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st and 2nd Field Troops
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Mounted Division
FateReturned to Australia 15 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 June 1965
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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