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Norman Thomas CLARKE

Regimental number6730
Place of birthSmythesdale, Victoria
SchoolLilliput State School and Great Southern School
Other trainingNil
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Viticultural College, Rutherglen, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Mr W H E Clarke, Viticultural College, Rutherglen, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Port Napier on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 April 1918
Place of death or woundingNieppe Forest, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Helen Hume and the late William Henry Ernest CLARKE, Viticultural College, Rutherglen, VIctoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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