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Herbert Jackson YEO

Regimental number4574
Place of birthDartmouth, Devon, England
SchoolNorth Dawton, also Bristol and Exeter, England
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStoreman
AddressWindamere, Tiley Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Yeo, 28 Conduit Street, Gloucester, England
Previous military serviceNil.
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death27.6
Place of burialPasschendaele New British Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row C, Grave No. 1), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
84
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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