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Percy Marstin ORD

Regimental number2621
Place of birthThargomindah, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBilliard marker
AddressLancaster Road, Ascot, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Ord, Lancaster Road, Ascot, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date5 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Louisa ORD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 March 1942
Age at death45
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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