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Percy Warner WELLS

Regimental number1531
Place of birthNapier, New Zealand
SchoolWahroonga College, Sydney, New South Wales
Age on arrival in Australia12
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
AddressLondon and Lancashire Insurance Co., Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Alfred Wells, London and Lancashire Insurance Co., Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A27 Southern on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 30 October 1917
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Catherine WELLS.

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