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Herbert Francis COLE

Regimental number2610
Place of birthWellingrove, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressWellingrove via Glen Innes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W Cole, Wellingrove via Glen Innes, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 24 June 1915 - 20th Bn 6th Reinforcements; taken on strength 56th Bn 16 February 1916; temporary Sgt 24 April 1917.
FateKilled in Action 15 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death26
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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