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Regimental number1970
Place of birthHagley, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSouth Burnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Crawford, Strahan Street, South Burnie, Tasmania
Previous military service41st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1918
Place of death or woundingNot known
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and S. A. CRAWFORD
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1969 Gunner Harold CRAWFORD, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 13 March 1918.

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