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Selwyn Richard Noall (1894–1917)


A bank clerk from Sussex Street, Middle Brighton. Educated at Brighton Grammar School. Very interested in Church of England Men's Society and the YMCA. Played Sub-District cricket for Brighton. Enlisted in November 1914. Served at First Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis. He was killed in action on March 20, 1917, with the 21st Battalion near Ecoust-St Mein, France.

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'Noall, Selwyn Richard (1894–1917)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 26 May 2024.

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December, 1894
Brighton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


20 March, 1917 (aged 22)
near Ecoust-St. Mein, France

Cause of Death

killed in action

Religious Influence

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