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Regimental number561
Place of birthWindsor, Victoria
SchoolWesley College, Melbourne, Victoria
Other trainingBusiness College
OccupationCommercial traveller
Address14 Northcote Road, Armadale
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emery, 14 Northcote Road, Armadale
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadet Corps, Wesley College, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date5 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 32), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Elizabeth EMERY, 26 Burns Lane, Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Windsor, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: Walter Sydney Emery, who was killed at Lone Pine on 8th August, 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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