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Archibald Robert William CRAIG

Regimental number37661
Place of birthGlenelg, South Australia
SchoolMiss Stanton Private School, Glenelg, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Address4 Ramsgate Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorrit Isabelle Craig, 47 Washington Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Previous military serviceLieutenant in Cadets
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 30
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1918
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row A, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in North Brighton Cemetery, South Australia. Photo: Peter Dennis. Parents: Archibald (d. 22 July 1927, aged 71; bu. Brighton) and Rosa (d. 27 November 1935; bu. Brighton) CRAIG, Ramsgate Street, Glenelg; husband of Mrs D. I. CRAIG, 47 Washington Street, Glenelg
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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