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Percy Neville FORREST

Regimental number6253
Place of birthMortdale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressC/o Patrick Lean, Morts Road, Mortdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, E Forrest, Gunyah Road, Oatley, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialYpres Reservoir Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 46), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edgar and Nellie FORREST, Myall Street, Oatley, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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