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Arthur Ernest CURNOW

Regimental number4274
Place of birthWoodstock, West Victoria
SchoolState School, Woodstock West, Victoria
Address81 Short Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs Martha Curnow, 81 Short Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 October 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialNeath (Llantwit) Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 44), Tonna, Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Martha CURNOW
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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