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Regimental number2212
Place of birthStromness England
AddressPO, Southern Cross, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Maggie Fiddler, Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 May 1917
Place of burialRooidam (or Rooikop) Military Cemetery (3, N.C. 24), Tempe, South Africa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Southern Cross, Western Australia

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