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Rowland Proctor PECK

Regimental number2726
Place of birthMarrickville New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address216 George Street, Erskineville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Peck, 216 George Street, Erskineville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 February 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Rowland and Roland
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialLa Plus Douve Farm Cemetery (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 15), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Esther PECK, 283 Henderson Road, Alexandria, New South Wales. Native of Marrickville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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