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Sterling Roy MELLEY

Regimental number2205
Place of birthLiverpool, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBag machinist
Address18 Cooper Street, Double Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Miss R Melley, 18 Cooper Street, Double Bay, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 14 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialAddolprata Cemetery (Block E, Plot EA, Row A, Grave No. 658), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Rose MELLEY

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