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Regimental number2308
Place of birthKendal, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressRavensthorpe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Cragghill, Ashville, Oxonholme, via Kendall, Westmoreland, England
Enlistment date30 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 30 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2308A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollCorps Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 July 1958
Age at death64
Place of burialSt Arnaud Cemetery, Victoria. Photo: Andrew Richardson

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