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Dudley Joseph CLIFT

Regimental number844
Place of birthWest Maitland, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStock and Station Agent
AddressBreeza, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height6' 0"
Weight178 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Clift, Lawes Street, East Maitland
Enlistment date30 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30/3/1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialSt Sever Cemetery Extension (Section O, Plot VIII, Row I, Grave 5), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Henry and Florence Augusta Ransome Clift. Native of Maitland, New South Wales.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname for Soldier and Next of Kin incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as CLIFF.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLIFT Dudley Joseph

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