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Percy LONG

Regimental number5143
Place of birthBombala New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRokewood, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr A Long, Rokewood, Victoria
Enlistment date24 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death10 December 1973

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