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Cecil Roy FIELD

Regimental number2057
Place of birthStuart Town, New South Wales
SchoolLithgow, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o S Duncan, Litt Street, Lithgow, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, A Field, Esk Street, Lithgow, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularKilled accidentally
FateKilled in Action 31 December 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death23
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 3), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr A.J. and Venetia FIELD, 55 Queen Street, Auburn, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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