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Place of birthBirkenhead, Liverpool, England
SchoolInternatinal Correspondence School
Age on arrival in Australia14
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCar builder
AddressWroxton Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Amy Marion Cleverly, 50 Second Avenue, Mt Lawley, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name28th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 26 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried at Nine Elms near Poperinghe.
FateDied of wounds 11 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Johanna CLEVERLY, husband of Amy CLEVERLY, 12 Victoria Street, Guildford, Western Australia. Native of Birkenhead, England
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 122A Corporal Thomas CLEVERLY, 11th Bn, killed in action, 17 September 1917; 46a Pte George CLEVERLY, 11th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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