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Regimental number3231
Place of birthKorong Vale Victoria
AddressKorong Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Thomas Faulks, Korong Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateDied at sea 3 August 1918
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Drowned at sea on 3rd August, 1918 (from HT 'Warilda'). Native of Korong Vale, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3809 Pte Samuel Surpell FAULKS, 5th Bn, returned to Australia, 21 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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