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John Frederick BERRY

Regimental number5756
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolLondon County Council School, England
Age on arrival in Australia17.9
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Berry, H M Treasury, Whitehall, London
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 February 1915
Place of enlistmentMullumbimby, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 11 June 1916
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death19.7
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 60), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Isabella BERRY, H.M. Treasury, Whitehall, London, England

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