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Owen PHILLIPS

Regimental number4276
Place of birthLancefield Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressLancefield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Phillips, Lancefield, Victoria
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXIX, Row B, Grave No. I), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
51
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary PHILLIPS, Dunsford Street, Lancefield, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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