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Regimental number6253
Place of birthHorsham, Victoria
SchoolPolkemmet East State School No 3541, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPolkemmet East, via Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Dumesny, Polkemmet East, via Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date28 April 1916
Place of enlistmentHorsham, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Polkemmet East State School Honor Roll, Natimuk & District Soldier's Memorial Hall, Victoria.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 October 1919
Age at death26
Place of burialQuantong Cemetery, Victoria

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