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Regimental number397
Place of birthSt Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolBurra Public School, South Australia
OccupationBio operator
Address3 Rundle Street, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Cruickshank, 3 Rundle Street, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date1 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death25

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