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Rupert Leo Boxshall

Name on Board RL Boxshall
Name on Service
Rupert Leo  Boxshall
Enlistment Age 19
Occupation Motor Engineer
Place of Birth North Carlton, Vic
Next of Kin Henry and Annie Boxshall
Address 19 Giffard St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status M
Enlistment Date 31/05/1915
Service No. 2334A
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 16/07/1915
Embarkation Ship HMAT Demosthenes A64
Unit on Embarkation 1st Australian Pioneer Battalion
Date of Death 20/09/1917
Unit on Death 1st Australian Pioneer Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Hooge, Ypres, Belguim
Cemetery or Memorial Belgian Battery Corner Cemetery, Ypres, West-Vlaanderen, Flanders, Belgium
Additional Information Wife, Norah J Boxshall, 92 Hengist Rd, Erith, Kent, England.  Her address also appears in service records as 19 Dundas Place, Albert Park, Victoria, Australia.  
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