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Arthur Meredith PEIRCE

Regimental number121
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChemical worker
AddressRozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Edward Peirce, 660 Darling Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Previous military service29th Infantry
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Divisional Cyclist Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number12/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 18 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll121A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row I, Grave No. 13), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Meredith and Teresa Dorothea PEIRCE, 200 Western Road, Rozelle, New South Wales

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