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Herbert Edwin PAYNE

Regimental number1402
Place of birthGloucester, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Payne, 97 Linden Road, Gloucester, England
Enlistment date26 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 November 1917
Place of death or woundingPoperinghe, Belgium
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialNine Elms British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. 2), Poperinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jerry and Eliza PAYNE; husband of Florence H. PAYNE, Belmont House, Winchscombe Street, Cheltenham, Gloucester, England. Native of Gloucester, England

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