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Mordaunt SPRY

Regimental number1046
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolRockhampton, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressByrnestown, Gayndah line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs. E. Spry, Byrnestown, Gayndah line, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 16 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialEmbarkation Pier Cemetery (Special Memorial D. 8), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Elizabeth SPRY. Native of Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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