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Herbert Sherlock GOOCH

Regimental number724
Place of birthScone, New South Wales
SchoolNormal School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Mrs J.B. Gooch, Irving Street, Toowong, off Milton Road, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, John Burton Gooch, as above
Enlistment date28 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A12 Saldanha on 5 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 11 March 1916
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death21 June 1915
Age at death40
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 25), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth GOOCH, Lower Terrace Street, Paddington, Queensland

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