Regimental number4423
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolBendigo State School, Bendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address707 Spencer Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Vida Gage, 707 Spencer Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Date of death4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row A, Grave No. 8, Polygon Wood, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and N. SALAU. Native of Bendigo, Victoria. See 'SALAU", the true family name