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Clarence Waldmar COOKE

Regimental number2107
Date of birth9 June 1890
Place of birthMelrose, South Australia
SchoolMoonta Public School; St Peter's College, Adelaide; Roseworthy College, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimekeeper
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Cooke, Waverley Street, Largs, South Australia
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF12
Promotion date: 1 November 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF12
Promotion date: 8 April 1918

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Discharge date31 August 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France, Belgium. Arrived back in Australia, 2 July 1919.

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