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Regimental number2290
Place of birthMelbourne
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressThorn Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs. W. Cunningham, 9 Read Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialFletiron Copse Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 6), Mametz, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Anne CUNNINGHAM; husband of Marcella CUNNINGHAM, Crown Street, Stockton, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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