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Percie GENT

Regimental number2071
Place of birthCherry Gardens South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressHamley Bridge, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Gent, Hamley Bridge, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT Seang Bee on 13 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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