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Herbert George PERKINS

Regimental number2222
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
Address36 Roderick Street,Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Mrs C Pearson, 36 Roderick Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 14 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 14 June 1917

FateDied of wounds 13 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialNetley Military Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Grave No. 1954), Hound, Hampshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Ann PERKINS

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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