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Regimental number5292
Place of birthSt Johns Park
SchoolCanley Vale Public School, New South Wales
AddressAvoca Road, Canley Vale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Archibald, Avoca Road, Canley Vale, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialDive Copse British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 4), Sailly-le-Sac, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Christina ARCHIBALD, Avoca ROAD, Canley Vale, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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