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Regimental number791
Place of birthKilmannock
SchoolFenwick School
Age on arrival in Australia20
AddressShark Creek, Clarence River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Cuthbert, High Fenwick, Kilmarnock, Scotland
Enlistment date24 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBray, Somme Sector, France
Age at death27
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row E, Grave 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
3rd Battalion, Australian Machine Gun Corps.

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