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Horace Wilfred HENRY

Regimental number3110
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolPetersham Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressOakhampton, 73 Yule Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, A E Henry, 73 Yule Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 10), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Sophia HENRY, 73 Yule Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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