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William Thomas CURNOW

Regimental number4522
Place of birthStuart Town, New South Wales
SchoolSeveral
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCommercial Hotel, Cessnock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Richard Rowe Curnow, P O Orange, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 31 October 1916 and posted to 30 Battalion 12th Reinforcement; taken on strength 30 Battalion 28 May 1917; wounded 12 October 1917 and 23 June 1918.
FateKilled in Action 28 August 1918
Place of death or woundingDernancourt?
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: R.R. and Elizabeth CURNOW, Windsor, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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