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Roy Sommerville PHILP

Regimental number13411
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressBoundary Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Gandyne Philp, Boundary Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 3, Section 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death21 May 1923
Place of burialToowong Cemetery

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