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Arnold Charles Mortimer EASTHER

Regimental number2637
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
SchoolGeraldton State School, Geraldton, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressGeorge Road, Geraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Henry Easther, George Road, Geraldton, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Forces.
Enlistment date20 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialNorfolk Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 18), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Nina Mary EASTHER, George Road, Geraldton, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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