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Bertie Edward MARSH

Regimental number2353
Place of birthInverell New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressInverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elen Marsh, Gilgai via Inverell, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1917
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 14), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
70
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Ellen MARSH, Gulgai, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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