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Nottingham
He was the son of Elizabeth Simons of 3 Elm Avenue, Park Road, Carlton, Nottingham. He emigrated to Australia aged 23.
He was a fuelman.
29 Jan 1920
30
2745396 - CWGC Website
28896
34 Meeks Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Gunner
Australian Infantry (AIF)
1st Australian Field Artillery He enlisted 17/5/1916 at Sydney New South Wales standing 5'6" and weighing 160lbs. The unit embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916. He commenced returning to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas' 31 May 1919 and disembarked Sydney 12 July 1919. He died from the effects of gas before discharge.
Rookwood Necropolis Sydney Grave Reference: Ind. H 1497 (GRM/2*) He is also commemorated on a plaque in the Garden of Remembrance New South Wales
Remembered on