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Roy Leslie RUSSELL

Regimental number2425
Place of birthMylo Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTool smith
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, Herbert Russell, Blende Street, North Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A55 Itria on 14 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of disease 1 November 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row BB, Grave No. 16), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth RUSSELL. Native of Queensland

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