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Archibald McDonald CLARKE

Regimental number59
Place of birthBy Longue, Sutherlandshire, Scotland
SchoolHigh School, Stirling, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor driver
Addressc/o J Watson, Fairymead, Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, James Clarke, Kempy House, Tongue, Sutherlandshire, Scotland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
104
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary CLARK, Kempy House, Tongue, Sutherland, Scotland
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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