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William Hurtle DRIVER

Regimental number2125
Place of birthSummertown, South Australia
SchoolUraidla Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSummertown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, Thomas Driver, Summertown, South Australia
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialBouzincourt Ridge Cemetery (Plot II, Row M, Grave No. 22), Albert, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Ann DRIVER. Born at Summertown, South Australia

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