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Regimental number2237
Date of birth27 October 1887
Place of birthBanyena, Victoria
SchoolBanyena State School, Victoria
AddressBanyena, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Henry Clifford, Banyena, Victoria
Enlistment date28 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Gallantry in action and untiring energy throughout operations at Fleurbaix, Armentieres and Pozieres, setting fine example.
Recommendation date: 15 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Other detailsEnlisted from Rupanyup
Date of death29 September 1981
Age at death93
Place of burialBanyena, Victoria

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