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Stanley Gordon DAWTREY

Regimental number1159
Place of birthCollingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolClifton Hill State School No. 1360, Clifton Hill, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationTailor
Address11 Peel Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Dawtrey, 11 Peel Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 April 1918
Place of death or woundingHeilly, Somme, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPernois British Cemetery (Plot I. Row A. Grave No. 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ann DAWTREY, Gibson Road, Sandringham, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: Robert Gordon Duncan, died of wounds on 3rd February, 1918, Messines Cousin: Horace Victor Duncan, killed 29th August, 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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