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David COULTON

Regimental number4304
Place of birthCollie River, near Bunbury, Western Australia
SchoolState School, Rocklands, Western Australia
Other trainingFarm Hand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinDavid Coulton, Roelands, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateKilled in Action 27 November 1916
Age at death30
Place of burialHersin Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Ellen COULTON, Armadale, Western Australia

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