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Herbert Daniel COLE

Regimental number174
Place of birthVictoria
SchoolSt Ignatius, richmond, Vcitoria (Catholic)
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMetal fixer
AddressWaverley, Wells Street, Middle Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Daniel Cole, Waverley, Wells Street, Middle Brighton, Victoria
Enlistment date8 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death22.9
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 15), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and helena COLE, 1023 Punt Road, East Melbourne, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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