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Arthur Cecil DARK

Regimental number3636
Place of birthParramatta New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressMirboo North, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs L M Dark, 'Elderslie', Nichol's Road, Mirboo North, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date14 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialEnnemain Communal Cemetery Extension (SP. Mem. Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Rev. Joseph and Mary Dare DARK, husband of Laura M. DARK. Native of Parramatta, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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