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Stephen John COLE

Regimental number2612
Place of birthWinbledon, Surrey, England
SchoolHoly Trinity, Winbledon, Surrey, England
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionCongregational
OccupationPorter
AddressBullara Street, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jeanette Cole, Bullara Street, Mile End, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 June 1916
Place of death or woundingUnknown
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row V, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Miria COLE, 27 Maple Avenue, Wayville, South Australia
Other details

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

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