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Norman COUSENS

Regimental number1253
Place of birthCastlemaine Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marguerite Cousens, Sebaston, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death2 May 1915
Age at death34
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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