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Regimental number4128
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWaterloo, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs A F E Appleton, Amy Cottage, Vale Street off Windsor, Red Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal

Recommendation date: 10 December 1916

Mention in Despatches

Recommendation date: 6 October 1917

Meritorious Service Medal

Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918

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