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Amos Percy HOLMES

Regimental number3099
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCordialmaker
Address29 Forster Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T Holmes, 94 Addison Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date26 January 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 November 1955
Age at death58
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOLMES Amos Percy

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