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Herbert James HENRY

Regimental number2050
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationContractor
AddressJoseph Rowan (uncle), Allansford Road, Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Ritchie, Spring Gardens, Warrnambool, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Light Horse
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 27 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1917
Place of death or woundingBullicourt, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialReninghelst New Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row G, Grave No. 5), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Warrnambool, Victoria

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