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Magnus Daniel William Albert CLARK

Regimental number16160
Place of birthNowra New South Wales
SchoolNowra, NSW and Manly, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWireless operator and motor mechanic
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Daniel Robertson Clark, 'Glencairn,' Lauff Street, Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Signal Company
FateKilled in Action 13 May 1918
Place of death or woundingCorbie, Somme, France
Age at death22.6
Place of burialCorbie Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot 2, Row E, Grave No. 50), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr D.E. and Mrs M. CLARK, "Glencairn", Villers Street, Rockdale, Sydney
Family/military connectionsCousin: Sgt Stanley Clark - 5th Field Coy, Australian Engineers, returned.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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