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Clemont John DERWIN

Regimental number6977
Place of birthCarcoar, New South Wales
SchoolConvent School, Cowra, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMail assistant
AddressRyde Post Office, Ryde, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 11"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinFather, C J Derwin, Redfern Street, Cowra, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Place of enlistmentCootamundra, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 August 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTrois Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row Y, Grave No 10), Steenwerck, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles James and Annie DERWIN, Cowra, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DERWIN Clemont John

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