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Regimental number6467
Place of birthPort Germein, South Australia
SchoolPublic School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressCopley Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Arthur, Copley Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 February 1917
Age at death26.8
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 110), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mathew and Jean ARTHUR, Hamilton Street, Bayswater, Western Australia. Native of Port Germein, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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