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Herbert Andrew SCHEY

Regimental number18533
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelephone mechanic
Address'Glenlee', Louisa Road, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Schey, 'Flowton', Turramurra, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service33rd Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 25
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 September 1949

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