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Percy Severn Roy WOODYATT

Regimental number281
Date of birth18 November 1887
Place of birthGympie, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. W. Woodyatt, Channon Street, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on 24 September 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotion date: 11 August 1915

Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotion date: 1 March 1916

FateKilled in Action 4 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 6), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Kathleen WOODYATT
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Appointed corporal, 8 September 1914; Seryeant, 4 Julg 1915; commissioned, 11 Auyust 1915. Appointed to School of Instruction, 31 March-23 April 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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