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Bertram Lindsay CRAWFORD

Regimental number708
Place of birthYork, Yorkshire, England
Place of birthYork, England
SchoolSaint Olave's School, York, Yorkshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Addressc/o A.H. Crawford, A.B. Coy., Point Durban, Africa
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinBrother, A. H. Crawford, A.B. Coy., Point Durban, Africa
Enlistment date4 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A21 Marere on 20 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 4 December 1914 and posted to 6th Light Horse Regiment 2nd Reinforcement; taken on strength 6th Light Horse Regiment 15 May 1915; transferred to 15th AFA Brigade 27 March 1916; 25th FA Brigade 9 July 1916; 5 DAC 23 August 1916; 25 FAB 30 August 1916.
FateDied of disease 13 February 1917
Age at death44
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialBristol (Arno's Vale) Cemetery (Row 3, Grave No. 737), Gloucestershire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Caroline CRAWFORD

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