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Selwyn Ernest CROSS

Regimental number5062
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressOaklands, Dubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J.W. Cross, Oaklands, Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 May 1955
Place of burialDubbo Cemetery

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