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Russell LOVE

Regimental number13403
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolBrisbane Grammar School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressKedron Park, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jean Gemmell Love, Kedron Park, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date22 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 3, Section 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Section
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe died of pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 23 January 1918
Age at death24
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row I, Grave No. 154), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Jean LOVE, Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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