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Regimental number1528
Place of birthBrockley, London SE, England
SchoolBox Hill School, Bowdon, cheshire, England
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand H
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, H S Corfield, Bradleighgate, Northenden Cheshire, England
Previous military service2nd VB Manchester Regt and Madras Mounted Infantry
Enlistment date14 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name9th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 13 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1528A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 December 1916
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 21), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Mary CORFIELD, Bradley Gate, Northenden, England. Native of Brockley, London, England
Family/military connectionsNil

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