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Regimental number216
Date of birth28 July 1896
Place of birthTatura, Victoria
SchoolSouth Brunswick State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLeather worker
Address45 John Street, East Brunswick
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinF R Dainty, 45 John Street, East Brunswick
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF32
Promotion date: 3 January 1919


Unit: INF32
Promotion date: 3 April 1919

FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Other detailsWar service: France

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