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Soldier profiles

Name : SEWARD, CLAUDE ERNEST
Service Number : VX23436
Date of Birth : 14/12/1912
Place of Birth : COLLINGWOOD, VIC
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Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 06/06/1940
Locality on Enlistment : CARLTON, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : SEWARD, FRANCIS
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War :
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : N/A
Date Died : 01/06/1943
Age at Death : 30
Community Roll of Honour : CARLTON (VIC)
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : NORTHERN SUBURBS GENERAL CEMETERY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. C. OF E. PLOT. SEC. T1. GRAVE 10. / AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE AREA PANEL 73
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : 01/06/1943 / INJURIES / NEW SOUTH WALES?, AUSTRALIA
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial Death Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6226502 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   Headstone

Background : Son of Thomas James Seward and Frances Ada Victoria Seward, of Carlton, Victoria; husband of Bertha Margaret Seward.