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Reginald Arthur CLARK

Regimental number1812
Place of birthOrbost, Victoria
SchoolState School, Hayden 1309
ReligionChurch of England
AddressOrbost Post Office, Orbost, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Alfred Clark, Toora, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 12 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death24
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 166), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Kate CLARK, Leura, South Gippsland, Victoria. Native of Bendoc, Victoria
Family/military connectionsNil
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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