CORNISH, Reginald Henry

Service Number –   3362.

Rank –   Lance  Corporal.

Unit / Division –   12th  Battalion,  transferred  to  52nd  Battalion.

Enlistment Date –   2  August  1915.

Address on Enlistment –   40  St  Leonards  Avenue,  West  Leederville,  W. A.

Occupation on Enlistment –   Clerk.

Next of Kin on Enlistment –   Father-  Charles  Cornish,  Mother-  Ada  Kiddell  Cornish,  both  of  44  St  Leonards  Avenue,  West  Leederville,  W. A.

 

Religion –   Methodist.

Embarkation Details –   From  Fremantle  on  1  November  1915  on  HMAT  A24  “ Benalla “.

KIA / Mortally Wounded –

Date –   9  September  1916.

Place – Wounded  Pozieres,  Died  Etaples,  France.

Age at Death –   25.

Burial Location / Commemoration Details –   Etaples  Military  Cemetery,  Etaples,  France  ( Plot  X,  Row  C,  Grave  No. 16A ).

Panel Number, Roll of Honour (Australian War Memorial) –   155.

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