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Fred Newman CORNISH

Regimental number1660
Place of birthCastlemaine Victoria
AddressLiverpool Street, North Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinHenry Cornish, Liverpool Street, North Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date8 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 5 MG Btn
Promotion date: 1 May 1918


Unit: 5 MG Btn
Promotion date: 1 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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