Rolf Shorter PAYNE

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PAYNE, Rolf Shorter

Service Number: 29333
Enlisted: 12 May 1916, Moore Park, New South Wales
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 7th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 28 March 1895
Home Town: Hurstville, Kogarah, New South Wales
Schooling: Public School & East Maitland High School
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Died of wounds, France, 25 June 1917, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Trois Arbres Cemetery
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

12 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 29333, Moore Park, New South Wales
30 Sep 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 29333, Australian Field Artillery - 116th to 120th Howitzer Batteries: AIF, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
30 Sep 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 29333, Australian Field Artillery - 116th to 120th Howitzer Batteries: AIF, HMAT Aeneas, Sydney
25 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 29333, 7th Field Artillery Brigade

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Rolf Shorter PAYNE was born on 28th March, 1895 in Brisbane, Queensland

His parents were George Warren PAYNE and Sarah Eunice THOMPSON who married in NSW